New Pattern Collection – “Bloomsbury Chic”

Above you will see my latest surface design pattern collection, “Bloomsbury Chic”. I think this would lend itself well to home goods (Anthropologie, if you read this I am talking to you!), but actually some of the patterns work well for apparel also.   What is the inspiration of this pattern collection? The Bloomsbury Group […]

My Christmas Surface Designs in Quilt form!

I wanted to share this “Cheater Quilt” I designed and sewed with the help of Spoonflower.com’s digital fabric printing service. I love seeing how the patterns I worked on for weeks come together on this decorative quilt! I sewed a few silver sequin stars to the ornaments, and gave it a white faux fur backing. […]

Limited Color Palate Spoonflower Challenge

Spoonflower provided a restricted color palate for their upcoming textile design challenge, and here is my design for the contest this week. I chose to create a paisley pattern, and the result is a fall print I could see pairing with corduroy! While to be honest, this color palate is far from what I would […]

It’s a PUNderful Life!

This week’s Spoonflower challenge was to come up with a pun tea towel. I was painting these cats independently and after using lots of pink and green and polka dots, I thought it looked Kate Spade -ish. Then I thought of Cat Spayed (?), and my pun was decided upon! Then I thought about Kate […]