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1. 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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2. 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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3. 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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4. 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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5. 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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6. 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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7. 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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8. DESIGNER - marie gardeski

Marie Gardeski is an artist/surface pattern designer based in the US at Fort Wayne, IN. Marie loves making her drawings and doodles, which are often small and delicately detailed, into sweet, silly or strange fabric designs. She then makes these prints into bags, zip pouches, cards, etc which she sells online through her Imaginary Animal shop.

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9. 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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10. 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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11. 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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12. 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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13. 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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14. 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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15. 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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16. 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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17. 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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18. 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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19. DESIGNER - red cheeks factory

Nelleke Verhoeff is an artist/illustrator from the Netherlands. From her base in Rotterdam Nelleke makes all kind of illustrations, wall art and patterns in her own wimsical, colorful and poetic style. Under the started studio label 'Red Cheeks Factory' she creates giclee prints, postcards and surface pattern designs. Nelleke is mostly inspired by people, she loves to watch their facial

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20. PG LIVE - gillian flint at bright

These are some of the latest pattern work from Gillian Flint. Gillian is an illustrator represented by Bright Art Licensing who works in greeting cards and children's books. Bright will be exhibiting at PG Live next week (2nd/3rd June) showcasing lots of designs and patterns for licensing from all their fab artists.

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21. DESIGNER - nikki upsher

Nikki Upsher is a freelance surface pattern designer and illustrator based in Bath, UK. She has over twenty years experience in the business where she successfully designed textiles, fashion, stationery and gift for clients such as Monsoon, Boden, Paperchase and John Lewis. Nikki is seeking new clients and interesting projects and recently joined the P&P Designers for Hire Directory. Here are

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22. GADUATE - chloe parsons

Design student Chloe Parsons us just about to graduate from the The University of Derby where she studied Textile Design - specialising in printed textiles. For her final collection Chloe was inspired by India but not in the literal sense of it. She looked to the surroundings and nature of India, in particular the mountains. The Himalayas was a big inspiration for Chloes - especially The Valley

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23. DESIGNER - kristin nohe

Kristin Nohe graduate in 2011 with BFA in Illustration from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) and spent the next four years as an illustrator and designer at Target for seasonal products. After Target laid off 1700 employees Kristin decided to go freelance is keen to take on projects. She is well practiced in illustration, hand lettering, and surface design and has a lovely website

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24. DESIGNER - mia dunton

This is the interesting work of Mia Dunton who graduated from Norwich University College of the Arts in 2012. Mia has a a love for painting, pattern and vivid colour and is currently available for commissions and licensing.

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25. DESIGNER - mary tanana

Mary Tanana has been a jewelry designer for her whole career up until four years ago when she turned to surface design. Mary has always been fond of folk art which she incorporated into a lot of her design work. She is also of Polish descent, so leans towards motifs and styling from that part of the world. Mary has a fascination with the 1960’s, so she has a “groovy” side to her work and

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