The Wonder in Us

A new technique (for me)

4/8/2013 12:15 PM

Hello out there! I'm back and excited to share a new design with you (above and below). This is a dabble into a bit of a new technique for me.

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Amy Butler, the most inspiring of surface pattern designers, just launched a new online magazine called Blossom.

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Sabine Pieper is a Berlin-based fashion photographer/illustrator who recently illustrated an ad campaign for the Dutch company Vlisco, which I wrote about a while ago.

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Finding A Natural Focus

10/15/2012 12:54 PM

Last week I received a link in my inbox to an inspiring blog post by Michelle Fifis over at Pattern Observer. The post was titled "Filling the Void in Today's Textile Design Marketplace"

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Paris. Now quieting down.

10/4/2012 1:00 PM

Last weekend I had the privilege of visiting my favorite city in the world - Paris - for the 8th time. I'm definitely neglecting the rest of the world with my repeated adventures

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Last week I checked out one of Tricia Guild's books from the library, and she got me really inspired about wallpaper design, or designing for interiors in general.

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Did you know it's the yarn and fiber folks we need to be watching for trend direction? That they're always signaling what's next?

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Wallpaper Designs

9/11/2012 1:06 PM

Here are some of my recent wallpaper designs in context. These and others will be shown tomorrow and Thursday at Indigo Brussels. For a while I was really focused on...

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Feature in MOYO Magazine

8/24/2012 1:10 PM

Rachael Taylor and Beth Nicholls have just released the first issue of the world's first ever online magazine dedicated to surface design! It's called MOYO Magazine.

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Ocean Sparkle* Sketches

8/20/2012 1:11 PM

Spent part of this past weekend drawing, painting and collaging some inspiration for the Ocean Sparkle* series. I like the contrast of the loose and watery paint.

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