999 people entered the Lilla Rogers Global Talent Search and only 50 will make it through to the next round! I’m not going to post details of the contest requirements but will share my entry below! I used a combination of collage, gelatin prints, linocut, hand lettering & drawing & painting on this one. I […]
We are celebrating September with the three S’s here! School, Skillshare, & Shows! what?! 1. SCHOOL! My kids are in pre-school at the SAME TIME which means I get a few precious hours per week of productivity to focus on my art & patterns! hooray! 2. SKILLSHARE! I signed up for a really great Skillshare […]
I’ve added a new product to my society6 shop. It’s created from an original ink wash painting manipulated in Photohop. It’s called “Tidal” and you can purchase it as a framed art print, canvas print, notecards or iphone case! Please help promote it by clicking this link and pressing the little heart! Thanks!
Finally getting around to a little update after having a lovely vacation with my in-laws and nieces! It was a much needed break after our successful art show which runs through the end of September. Although Day 1 of vacation was a little stressful as we found out my little boy is allergic to bees, […]
While I am not British, I did create some designs to honor the Queen’s 60th year Diamond Jubilee celebrations! I entered these into a Wallpapered.com competition and received great feedback as well as having the diamond pattern featured on Print & Pattern today! All of this thanks AGAIN to the amazing ABSPD pattern e-course from […]
I recently did a logo design for a local jewelry company called, The Old Moon Company. I was so happy that they chose a logo which incorporated one of my surface pattern designs! Please visit them on Facebook, follow them on Twitter or shop at their Etsy Store! About The Old Moon Company: All our […]
WOW! One of my patterns created in class was featured on the amazing Print & Pattern blog today along with other talented classmates! The first two designs in the post are by Bethan Janine Westran and she just might be my favorite designer in the e-course. Also a big fan of Print, Paper, Cloth. Here’s […]
I feel like I just wrote ‘this post’ yesterday about owning 2012….that was in January and it’s already April?! I’m headed to PrintSource NY this week which should be a great kick-off to Module 3 of the Surface Pattern E-Course which starts next Monday! Hoping to meet up with some fellow designers I met through […]