Tropical Fusion Bloghop: Jan 18-21!

Posted on Jan 15, 2014 in inspiration, nature, pattern, textile, trends | No Comments
Tropical Fusion Bloghop:  Jan 18-21!

On Jan 18-21, you are invited to a pattern bloghop featuring close to 50 designers inspired by the theme, “Tropical Fusion” AND the Pantone color of the year, Radiant Orchid! Mary Tanana of Groovity Surface Design has graciously organized the bloghop and Lisa Rivas designed the fabulous logo.   So please, either come back here on […]

Find New Designers: Pin-hop on Saturday June 15!

Posted on Jun 13, 2013 in art, fabric, flowers, nature, pattern, textile, trends | 10 Comments
Find New Designers:  Pin-hop on Saturday June 15!

Hello! I would like to invite you to an exciting PIN-HOP! A what? Let me explain it to you! Recently a group of designers got together and discussed how to keep the idea of a blog hop, but make it easier and quicker to find your favorite designers. The answer was, of course, a pin-hop […]

Spring Mood Board

Spring Mood Board

I am DYING for SPRING.  I made this mood board for a project recently. Can you tell I’m color starved??!  Will show you some new patterns from it soon…          

Buzz: Pantone Color of the Year

Posted on Dec 7, 2012 in color, jewels, linocut, trends | No Comments
Buzz:  Pantone Color of the Year

Pantone has announced their color of the year!  PANTONE 17-5641 Emerald, a lively, radiant, lush green, is the Color of the Year for 2013.  Maybe I’m psychic, or just channeling Pantone but last week I finished this linocut!  I’ll probably manipulate this in Photoshop and turn it into a textile pattern.  More from Pantone below […]