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1. DESIGNER - malu lenzi

Today's featured designer is Malu Lenzi who has just joined the P&P Directory. Malu (short from Maria Luiza) is an illustrator, designer and 'cute maker' - originally from Brazil but currently based in Berlin. Malu used to work as marketing/planner in Ad agencies in São Paulo but since moving to Europe three years ago, she has been following her passion of being an illustrator with love and

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2. BLUE PRINT NYC - victoria johnson

These are some striking new designs available for licensing from Victoria Johnson. They form part of the portfolio she'll be showing at Blue Print in New York next week. To create the designs she began playing with paint, then chopped up the various papers and used them to make individual flowers for a potential greetings card range. Victoria is represented by Jennifer Nelson Artists who will

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3. DESIGNER - sara jane langlois

Sarah Jane Langlois is a freelance illustrator/designer and one of the latest artists to join the Designers Directory on P&P. Sarah Jane works from a little studio by the sea in Guernsey and this beautiful island location provides much of her inspiration. She has recently moved more into surface design and hoping to license some of her work for  greetings cards,  stationery, prints for children

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4. BLUEPRINT COMPETITION - win a free show booth in new york

Blue Print have launched a competition to give an affordable opportunity to an emerging surface pattern designer. The prize is to win a show booth at the Blue Print III Show in New York next May. To enter designers need to submit their vision of how they would create their booth design on banners and table skirts. All the details are available at this link here. Meanwhile the next show

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5. MAKE IT IN DESIGN - p&p scholarship contest

It’s very exciting times at Make it in Design HQ. Saturday 14 November 2015 marked their 4th birthday and as of Monday 16 November #100daysofpattern – a celebration of all things pattern commenced. As part of these very special celebrations the 2016 Print & Pattern/ Make it in Design Scholarship is launching. Are you an emerging designer ready to make it big in the surface pattern design

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6. NEW SEASON - collier campbell

It is a busy time for Sarah Campbell again at the moment with huge interest in her current designs and her archives - reviving those made with Collier Campbell. Currently running at the Fashion & Textile Museum in London is an exhibition of the designs Sarah and her late design partner Susan Collier created for Liberty. One of the designs to Feature is this 1972 print called Bauhaus which has

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7. NEW WORK - tammie bennett

Designer Tammie Bennett recently completed a daily challenge to create a repeat pattern each day in September 2015. The patterns are all for sale or license and feature a diverse range of subjects. Here are some of my favourites but you can see all 30 and more from Tammie's portfolio online here.

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8. GREETINGS - lynn giunta + hallmark

I was having a look at Studio Ink from Hallmark again recently and something that really stood out on their blog was the fun work of Lynn Giunta. Lynn is an artist who specialises in hand drawn lettering and has been with Hallmark since leaving the University of Missouri in Columbia thirty one years ago. She is also known as a cut paper guru and loves collage, colours, graphic shapes and

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9. DESIGNER - victoria fitton

Victoria Fitton is a freelance Artist/Illustrator based in sunny Somerset currently producing a range of prints and original drawings, although would very much like to dip her toes more into the world of surface pattern. Inspiration comes from a variety of sources, mainly nature, with just a little sprinkling of whimsy. Victoria begins by hand drawing elements and later refining and

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10. DESIGNER - rocio olmo

This weeks Print & Pattern is going to be looking at Memphis inspired designs. This 1980's style trend is inspired by the design Memphis Group which although it may sound American was in fact an art collaborative founded in Italy. The designers took their name from a Bob Dylan song and formed in 1980 after Ettore Sottass organised a meeting with various designers. Inspired by Art Deco, Pop Art

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11. DESIGNER - saskia pomeroy

Our next Memphis inspired designer is Saskia Pomeroy. Saskia graduated from the Glasgow School of Art in 2007 and went on to work at print studio K2 Screen. Now based in London Saskia works as a freelance designer creating prints for Topman and her clients include Urban Outfitters, H&M and Harvey Nicholls. She is also a multidisciplinary artist working winthin print, drawing, painting, textiles

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12. TEXTILES - dusen dusen

And finally today on our Memphis theme today we have the 80's style work of Ellen Van Dusen. Ellen's other diverse design inspirations include Italian industrial design, mid-century resort architecture, and Scandinavian textiles. From her base in Brooklyn, NY she creates fashion collections and homewares under the studio label Dusen Dusen. Ellen makes all her designs in the USA with hand screen

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13. DESIGNER - laura inat

Laura Inat is a designer based in Valencia, Spain who recently created a new design collection called 'Memphis'. Laura works with graphic design, illustration, and pattern design and is as happy creating with coloured pencils or torn paper collage as she is with digital design.

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14. DESIGNER - camille walala

For the last couple of days we have been looking at contemporary graphics with a 1980's feel from designers who are influenced by Memphis style. This Italian design movement has been influencing all kinds of artists and one of those is Camille Walala. Camille has created her own signature style with nuances of Memphis, tribal design, and op art. Camille graduated with a degree in Textile Design

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15. DESIGNER - season of victory

For Memphis inspired fabrics you could check out the works of London based designer 'Season of Victory'. The fabrics are available to buy at Spoonflower here and the prints are available for licensing.

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16. DESIGNER - cherith harrison

Cherith Harrison is a designer and printmaker from Edinburgh who has created a range a Scottish themed products. Cherith's unique home and gift range feature wild rabbits, birds, foxes and her own Scottie dog in tea towels, shopping bags, mugs and greetings cards. The designs all began as screen prints which Cherith illustrates and prints herself and were then adapted onto product. You can

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17. ILLUSTRATION - camilla falsini

Camilla Falsini is a freelance designer, painter and illustrator based in Rome. Camilla splits her work between digital designs for editorials, books, posters etc. and paintings which sometimes cover whole buildings. She exhibits regularly and her past clients have included La Scala in Milan, Sony Playstation, Nike, and Feltrinelli. Her bold colours and graphic shapes often feature subjects

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18. DESIGNER - tove johansson

We have featured the work of Tove Johansson on P&P before but it is great to have a update and see what she has been working since then. Tove is a Swedish designer, who trained in London, and now works from a studio in Paris. She has a worldwide list of clients in fashion, interiors, graphics, etc. including Anthropologie and Lagom. The wrapping papers above and below were all created for Lagom

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19. DESIGNER - herbert green

Rachael Cocker is an illustrator who has graduated this year from Edinburgh University's College of Art. Like me Rachael 'likes to hide behind her secret identity' and creates her work under the pseudonym Herbert Green. Her style is bold and colourful with a sense of playfulness. Rachael finds inspiration in natural forms such as fruit, vegetables and plants. She loves to create drawings,

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20. CARDS - amber goodvin

P&P is back from the summer holidays and looking forward to lots of fresh new designs and designers for Autumn. We start by jumping straight back in with the colourful work of Hallmark artist Amber Goodvin. Amber specialises in painterly hand lettering and works at an artistic offshoot of Hallmark called Studio Ink. This experimental label describes itself as 'weirdness, whimsy, and whatnot and

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21. CARDS - studio ink

And I couldn't talk about Studio Ink without mentioning another couple of artists - Samantha Lewis and Mirna Stubbs. The first designs are by Samantha Lewis (of Pencil Pop) who has created a beautiful range of watercolour cards... And arriving at Studio Ink recently is an intricately painted range from artist Mirna Stubbs who we mentioned in the last post.... Read the rest of this post

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22. WALL ART - risotto studio

Some geometric prints that caught my eye recently were these designs from Risotto Studio. Risotto is a Risograph Print and Design Studio based in Glasgow and created by designer Gabriella Marcella. Gabriella is a graphic artist who adorns objects and surfaces with colour and playful pattern.She has exhibited internationally and has most notably designed for brands such us Urban Outfitters,

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23. DESIGNER - aura by tracie ellis

Staying down under we have another cool Australian label to showcase now : Aura by Tracie Ellis. Founded in 2000 Aura is a Melbourne-based design house, creating contemporary bed linen & homewares. The designs are modern, colourful and geometric. Tracie describes their style as a little bit Scandinavian, a little bit Indian and a whole lot of Melbourne. Here are some my picks from the website

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24. NEW WORK - victoria johnson

Designer Victoria Johnson has just finished a series of collaged paintings of Dala horses featuring intricate details and beautiful decorative saddles. She is hoping to start selling prints very soon and these will be some of the first prints available. Also shown is a fabulous new Christmas tree which like all of Victoria's work is available for purchase or license.If you'd like to see

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25. GLOBAL TALENT SEARCH 2015 - results

I am sure many of you will have already seen this but just in case you haven't heard Lilla Rogers has announced the winner of her second Global Talent Search. This years winner is Kate Mason who wins not only representation from Lilla but also lots of great prizes in the form of licensing projects. I was thrilled to bits to be on the panel of judges and saw some truly fabulous work from all the

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