DIYpsi 2018 Summer Festival

I just wanted to come and let you know that I am a Vendor at this years DIYpsi Summer Festival.  So if you are in the Ypsilanti area and looking for something to do.

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Gouache Speed Painting

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.  

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Quotes to Live By

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

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New Products are Coming!

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

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Designer Diaries: Its been a while!

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

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The Excitement is Real!

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! 

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Fancy Florals

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

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Not Another Collective?!?

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.

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Designer Diaries: Natalie Williamson

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.

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