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1. NEW WORK - rachael taylor

Many of you will know the super Rachael Taylor through her Make it in Design business which is the worlds leading online school for surface and textile design. But Rachael is also a successful working freelance designer, which includes being a Lilla Rogers artist. Since the recent arrival of her little boy Blayke Rachael has been exploring different subject matter and she is really enjoying

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2. DESIGNER - laura olivia

Laura Olivia latest work has been working as a surface pattern designer since 2010 with clients in fashion, stationery, beauty products and interiors. Laura's latest collection is called 'Mekong Delta' and is based on the Mekong Delta river in Vietnam and the surrounding banks and villages. The prints were designed with wallpaper, bedding and home fabrics in mind and are available to buy

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3. DESIGNER - abby galloway

These are the latest works from Abby Galloway. Abby is an illustrator, painter and designer based in Westview, Kentucky. If you are looking for up to date prints such as cacti and pineapples you can see her portfolio online here.

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4. DESIGNER - jacqueline colley

Jacqueline Colley is a textile designer based in Hackney, London. who began working as a children's wear designer in 2008. However a year ago Jacqueline decided to go freelance and also started to create her own stationery products and home textiles. Jacqueline’s prints are focused on nature and ecosystems, submerging the viewer into a variety of natural worlds. The ‘Cacti’ and ‘Succulent’

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5. DESIGNER - vivian kvitka

Vivian Kvitka is an American designer based in Berlin, Germany. Vivian began creating patterns six months ago, and has developed a large body of work since under the studio label TheGoodViv. She finished two courses in May with ABSPD and loves designing for textiles and paper goods that feel edgy and sophisticated. Her work is available for licensing and Vivian currently looking for an agent.

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6. DESIGNER - bethany twite

Bethany Twite is a new surface designer and illustrator who aims to bring a bit of joy into the everyday. She loves to design characters and create a mini narrative within her prints. She has a multi-disciplined approach to design, combining collage, paint, hand drawn elements as well as illustrative typography. Bethany is open to freelance opportunities and or licensing and is keen to design

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7. DESIGNER - liz payne

Liz Payne is an embroidering artist based in Sydney, Australia. When I stumbled across her work online I couldn't remember seeing an embroidery that was quite so pattern inspired before. Whether creating abstract shapes, circular repeats, or sharp geometrics Liz's designs are so colourful and loaded with detail and texture. You can see more of Liz's inspirational works on Instagram and Etsy.

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8. NEW WORK - sara castro monteiro

Sara Castro Monteiro is a Portuguese Surface Designer and Illustrator. Sara loves designing for the children's market, after being inspired by her own children, and is currently looking for representation, licensing opportunities and commissions. Sara recently updated her portfolio website with some fab new work.

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9. DESIGNER - terri fry kasuba

Terri Fry Kasuba creates cute, clever and 'somewhat twisted' illustrations for projects in advertising, publishing, product and surface design, as well as galleries. She enjoys working for a variety of clients including Hallmark, Urban Outfitters, Andrews McMeel, ishares, and Portland General Electric. Terri has also been updating her web site and has added lots of new artwork online here.

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10. LATEST DESIGNS - jane farnham

Designer Jane Farnham has recently added some new cards and notebook designs to her Not on the High Street shop. Jane exhibited at BCTF (British Craft Trade Fair) in Harrogate earlier this year and managed to secured some stockists for her greetings cards and stationery. Camelot Fabrics have also licensed her designs for a new range called Gypsy Lane. Jane is currently looking for an agent and

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11. Make it in Design Summer School 2015

Back by popular demand the Make it in Design Summer School is running again this July to fill their students summer with creativity, inspiration and fun. We are lucky enough today to view a selection of works by students from the 2014 course and if you fancy a go this year here are some more details.. Delivered on-line over four weeks from July 6 – 31, there are three tracks available (Beginner

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12. DESIGNER - jessie ford : sugar snap studio

The Sugar Snap Studio was launched in the Spring of 2012, to house the growing collection of children's illustration work by Jessie Ford. Liking nothing better than creating these fun, colourful characters; to date her work has included everything from advertising campaigns for Fairy Liquid, packaging commissions for Tesco and Mothercare, children's books for Abrams Books, as well as numerous

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13. DESIGNER - studio lilla form

Cathy Westrell Nordström is a designer from Stockholm, Sweden who designs under the label Studio Lilla Form. Cathy had been working as a graphic designer for ten years when she stumbled across Elizabeth Olwen´s surface pattern design class on Skillshare and recently won a competition where Elizabeth had set the task to create a full collection of 6-8 patterns and spot graphics. Cathy then

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14. DESIGNER - rachael jane harrison

Rachael Jane Harrison is a designer and fashion blogger (koko luxe) based in Devon in the UK. Rachael currently works as a freelance surface designer and is focusing on her passion for pattern. She has sold prints though several studios and one of her favourite commissions was designing for fashion retailer Warehouse. She is available for sales and licensing and can be found online here.

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15. DESIGNER - lizzy dee studio

Elizabeth Doyle aka Lizzy Dee is a designer, illustrator, and author from New Jersey who now calls New York City her home. Elizabeth is currently a children's book & kit designer and her first children's book "The A B See" will be published on July 21st. She finds inspiration through her collecting of antiques and oddities and with her work aims to "Bring smiles and laughter to people

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16. DESIGNER - bley hack

Bley Hack is a surface pattern designer who works under the studio name, Esther Bley Designs (named after her grandmother). Bley's style is a mix of hand-drawn and digitally rendered prints with a vintage and retro flavor.  Bley is currently an ABSPD student, and will be showing at Surtex in 2016. She is interested in commissions and licensing in all markets. Bley also maintains a daily pattern

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17. DESIGNER - lauren thomas

Lauren Thomas is a surface pattern designer based in Sussex, currently setting up her own design range. Lauren's designs are mostly inspired by florals and nature as she is a big fan of colour and all things beautiful! She is also a keen painter and has been known to make her mark hand painting feature walls to jazz up home interiors! Lauren also licenses work out for fashion, stationery and

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18. DESIGNER - sari ahokainen

Sari Ahokainen is a designer based in Finland who has recently designed some prints on children's clothes for German label Delari. Her organic fabrics Happiness and So Sweet have been used for leggings and dresses. You can see more of Sari's portfolio for licensing online here.

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19. DESIGN - zara gonzalez hoang

Zara Gonzalez Hoang is a designer and illustrator originally from South Minneapolis. Zara worked in advertising and as a designer and creative director for start ups, but eventually her interest in doing something a little smaller led her to start her own label Manka where she could create interesting posters, prints, cards, tees etc. Zara says her work is "filled with creatures and critters

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20. DESIGNER - lamai mccarten

Lamai McCartan is a designer from Melbourne, Australia. In 2014 Lamai won the Spoonflower Fabric8 competition. Since winning the top prize to have a fabric collection released with Robert Kaufman Lamai has signed up with an agent Wild Apple and exhibited with them at Surtex. Lamai started her career as a Signwriter, specialising in design and digital print before moving into illustration and

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21. DESIGNER - lesley anderson

Lesley Anderson recently graduated with a degree in Communication Design and has an HNC in Textiles. Lesley is keen to make it in the world of surface pattern design and hopes to build more online interest in her work. She is interested in freelance work, commissions and collaborations with other like-minded designers.

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22. DESIGNER - joy laforme

Joy Laforme is a textile designer and artist currently based in the Hudson Valley, NY area. Joy's work is inspired by nostalgic memories of nature, childhood gardens, and traditional folk art. She works out of her studio where she sells prints and licenses her artwork to fabric, gift wrap, wall art, and home decor. Here are some of Joy's latest designs and you can find out more online here.

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23. NEW WORK - bettyjoy design

These are the latest designs from  Lucia Wilkinson aka BettyJoy Design. Lucia had been pattern designing as a hobby but after taking the Make Art that Sells and Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design curses she has developed more skills and understanding of the business. She is now looking to licence and sell her patterns and illustrations. Lucia's greatest inspiration is nature and

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24. DESIGNER - krishnaa shyam

Krishnaa Shyam is a freelance designer based in Bath, UK. She has been drawing for as long as she can remember and her love for drawing was converted into a madness for Surface pattern after graduating three years ago from the ABSPD course. Krishnaa's work is a mixture Indian folk art with a modern aesthetic. She creates simple graphic motifs, using bright colours and adds texture to create

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25. NEW DESIGNS - studio sss

These are some of new and colourful pattern designs from Studio SSS. This is the Ohio based studio of brother and sisiter team Salli Swindell and Nate Padavik. Salli attended this years Surtex in New York to walk floor and met lots of other artists. Studio SSS say they are available for licensing and commissions and are fun to work to work with so if you like their style you can visit them

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