Working as a freelancer can at times become very isolated and downright depressing. Even though I enjoy working on pattern design with Adobe Illustrator and it is almost my favorite work to do. I have to be very proactive to not fall into a downward spiral and have created systems to keep me in an… Continue reading The persistent peacock. Textile design inspiration or nuisance? | Free peacock vector download
The Surface Design Process explained in pictures: Remember the year that Radiant Orchid was the color of the year? Well it inspired a textile design process from hand sketch to digital results. See photos of the entire process below. SCROLL NOW!Hello and thank you for visiting, you landed on our blog hop. For those of… Continue reading Tropical Fusion BlogHop 2014
Updated this post on 8/8/2018 – New course information and Free Summary PDF Download/ Majo’s class has been removed by her for now. But it’s still a great read.When I first wrote this blog post, I didn’t have a public surface design course on my site nor did I have the resource vault filled with… Continue reading Recommended Online Pattern (Surface) Design Classes – Free To Inexpensive
Updated This Post On 8/8/2018 – Click here to see the visuals of the actual workshop that I attended and grab some goodies.It’s that time of the year again. I am going to Adobe Max next week ( that was in 2013). One of the courses that I am really looking forward to is called:… Continue reading Life long learning at Adobe MAX
from pizza slice to full mandala in minutes. here are some visuals of what was happening during our live session tonight. i just finished teaching the master textile design creativity track and couldn’t stop looking at this mandala and had to share.
Creating the next live online Textile Masterclass series is a lot of fun. Part of the first series is how to create tie dye print within Photoshop. Entirely digitally without getting your fingers dirty. There are several easy steps like using a gradient and then putting a pattern on top of it with a… Continue reading Tie Dye in Photoshop?
Today I am sharing this great quick lovely video by Los Angeles Fashion Designer Eva Franco who let’s us peak into her studio and follow along her design process.
My website currently only advertises and shows access to 6 courses, but all access members can access 2 more (8 full courses total). Both of these assume that you already worked your way through the beginner courses and are ready to progress to the next level.
Having worked at H&M as a teenager in Hamburg, Germany; this place obviously always has a special place in my Fashion Design heart.
After having a week to digest and sort out the “way out” geeky from the need to share information, I decided to talk about the following: 1.Today I am sharing a quick video with news about upcoming mobile apps that we can use to increase our workflow and combining it with our creative “shopping trips”. In… Continue reading Summary of Adobe Max 2011 – Announcements that excite the Fashion Designer