As an Artist/ Illustrator, running a creative business in a highly saturated field, I'm constantly working on ways to stand out from my peers. My real given name is Sareka Unique, but I still have to constantly ask myself what makes me Unique? What is it that sets me apart as a creative?
There is little to argue by saying that everything around us affects us in some way. There is nothing like looking up into the beautiful night sky and feeling the energy of the moon and all its magical glory touch you. Its Magnificent beauty in its many phases. A New Moon is…
Hey Hey! May is here and that means cheers to nothing but warm sunny days ahead here in the Midwest. “April showers bring May flowers”, so of course this month’s desktop wallpaper had to be a floral pattern! You can grab yours here. Also be sure to head over to Instagram and grab wallpaper for your phone as well.
Attending Alt Summit this year was such an amazing experience and I couldn't wait to share all the details of my week. There was so much to say about this trip, that I decided to break it down into 10 of my top reasons why Alt Summit's Alt Oasis 2019 Conference was amazing, and why going was such an amazing decision for me an my creative business.
I have played around with Gouache a little bit before, but they were student grade and I didn't really take it seriously. Recently I took the plunge and decided to splurge on some artist quality gouache paints.
There are so many people walking around hating Monday, but Monday didn't do anything to anyone. While Monday is the beginning of a new work week for most. It also marks the beginning of a new week to tackle your goals and put your best foot forward
Earlier this year I started a 100 Day Challenge of creating a geometric drawing everyday (I may post about that later). Out of those drawings I would use them to create new and interesting patterns. So my project was #100daysofgeos and every couple days I would post my progress
I know I know its been a while since I have been active on my blog. To be honest everything got a little bit crazy during Surtex, after Surtex and way after Surtex. I'll get more into that in a few. So I finally got
We are six weeks away and I am so excited! I will be in Booth 244 with the fabulous ladies of Dot and Flow! I can't wait to experience Surtex, yes I'm a first timer. I also can't wait to meet all my designer friends in person. So if your attending be sure to stop and say Hi!
If you follow me on Instagram you know I have been busy getting ready for Surtex. That means there are lots of new patterns and designs to be made. Fellow Dot & Flow member Natalie Williamson has created this awesome challenge, Folio Focus, to help artist develop a great portfolio in the weeks leading up to Surtex
Happy New Year Everyone!!! I know I have been MIA for a while but lately I have been doing some revamping and preparing for some awesomeness this year. I am so excited to finally announce that I am now apart of Dot and Flow Design Collective.
I’m Natalie Williamson. I design, sell and license Happy Surface Patterns for manufactures and retailers to use on their products. I also produce small collections of stationery and homeware which I sell via my website. My style is quirky bold and colourful with a modern retro vibe.