Design Process: Fan Tree Woodland Collection

この記事を日本語で読む It's been a while since I created a new surface pattern design. I had no confidence in designing in collections, so I always made excuses and procrastinated desig…

Rubber Stamps and Floral Design

I've designed two floral patterns using the rubber stamping technique. It was just another experiment, but I made some little envelopes with those designs, and it was fun. Co…

Block Printing and New Pattern Design

I've been designing new patterns for my shop on Spoonflower and I'm trying a new approach to create patterns - it's making rubber stamps. It's a very analogue …

Looking for Mr. Red

These pictures are from when I was looking for the right “Red” for one of my customers. But I have been so lazy recently, if I'm allowed to make any excuse, because it's…

Don’t Miss The Idea

These doodles will be my resource for pattern design. What I like about this unique notebook (from MUJI) is that it already has frames. So it makes the sketches look a little orga…

Do You Like Frogs?

New design "Frog" has been done and I'll make some cushion covers out of those fabrics tomorrow. Each frog was cut out by hand so they are all unique! I just hope t…

One Of My Happiest Moment

When I have a lot of remnants, I sort them out by colours and make some remnant packs for sale. I always enjoy thinking about combinations of colours :)

Work In Progress

These are some "making-of" at different stages of preparation for printing new tea towels. The last photo shows sketches for more of new designs.

Beautiful and Quiet Assistant

I have been working on small prints on fabric recently for hanging on the wall and I thought of putting some flower when I take photographs for listing an item. I am so lucky to h…

My Studio Pics

As I did some photo shooting the other day, I'll share some of them here.

Trial and Error

I made a white background for photo shooting of some of my small products. It is made out of cardboard, white paper and parcel tape. The white wall should reflect the light around…

The Process

Exposing the screen. Watch out for the UV light. Not really good for your eyes. Developed screens for the two-colour pattern. Printing the first colour... a bit worried! After pri…

Tedious Part of My Job

I'm not really good at stretching screen on the frame... maybe it just needs years of practice for me... At least my dog takes away my stress :)