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1. SURTEX 2016 - bright art licensing

It is the final day for posting Surtex artists as the New York show enters it's final day. Here we showcase some of the designers and illustrators exhibiting with the Bright in booth 433. In the run up to Surtex Bright placed 15 ad’s in the Licensing Source Book showing the work of 15 Bright artists. They have also opened the Bright Emporium in Clapham, London which is a showroom, shop and

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2. SURTEX 2015 - beth schneider

Beth Schneider will be making her debut at Surtex 2016 showcasing her sophisticated yet playful patterns. Beth is a surface pattern designer based in Chicago and is best known for designing stationery and home decor with major companies such as Minted, Guildery and Crane and Co. She is interested in collaborating with manufacturers in the housewares, fabric, home decor, gift, and stationery

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3. SURTEX 2016 - tracey english

With Surtex opening tomorrow we have a few extra flyers to post before the doors open in New York tomorrow. The first artist to showcase today is Tracey English who will be represented by Creatif in booth 207. Tracey creates all her designs out of hand coloured  tissue paper collage and is excited to see what new avenues this years Surtex will open up. She has also just embarked on the 100 day

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4. SURTEX 2016 - allison cole

Well today is the big day and Surtex will be up and running. So many flyers came in this week that I am taking the chance to post on the weekend. Today we have some fab new examples of work from designer Allison Cole. Allison will be exhibiting at Surtex for her sixth year, but this will be her first year exhibiting solo and self-represented. Find Allison and her colorful designs at booth 250,

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5. SURTEX 2016 - jennifer wambach

Jennifer L. Wambach is an illustrator from the Chicago area in the U.S. She has spent this year exploring hand-drawn and hand painted patterns and illustrations, focusing on watercolor sketchbook style artwork. She’s proud to be represented by Painted Planet Licensing and will be debuting many new collections at Surtex this year in booth 322.

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6. SURTEX 2016 - heather rosas

Heather Rosas is a designer based in California who mainly focuses on children's markets. She has licesened her art on fabric, home decor, greetings cards, stationery, party paper, and holiday decor. Heather can be found at Surtex in booth 417.

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7. SURTEX 2016 - lemnonni

Annie Chen of Lemonni Art & Design will be showing brand new design collections at Surtex this year in booth 445. Annie is a graphic/surface designer based in Vancouver, Canada with a real love for pattern who founded Lemonni in 2013. She welcomes all inquiries about licensing or collaborations.

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8. SURTEX 2016 - emma mcgowan

Emma McGowan is an illustrator and surface pattern designer who's exhibiting for the first time at this year's Surtex, alongside three other artists from the newly formed Four Corners Art Collective. Emma was a semi-finalist in the last Global Talent Search and reached the final 8 of the Printsource Ultimate Portfolio Builder competition. Now she's travelling from her hometown of Brighton on

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9. SURTEX 2016 - flyers

Here are some individual flyers which showcase the wonderful variety of design that will be on offer at Surtex this year. We start with Lemon Ribbon above in booth 719 and below Anne was here in booth 451. Below : Barb Chotiner, who recently had a pop up shop in West Elm, will be represented by Astound US in booth 232. Below : Jane Mosse Designs will be showing her latest designs in booth

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10. SURTEX 2016 - linda solovic

Designer Linda Solovic has been been busy working on new art for Surtex. Her agent, Sheila Meehan, of Meehan Design Group will be showing Linda's work in booth 422. Linda is super excited about the show and about her new work.

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11. SURTEX 2016 - esther bley

Bley Hack of Esther Bley will be showing her lovely new watercolours at Surtex in booth 450.

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12. SURTEX 2016 - rebecca stoner

Rebecca Stoner is now represented by the lovely team at MHS Licensing and Consulting and her work will be making it's debut at Surtex in booth 424. You can see a teaser of Rebecca's work on their website here  but they will be showing her full portfolio at Surtex which is brimming with lots of beautiful new work, including pretty patterns and fun illustrations.

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13. SURTEX 2016 - trosko design

Solvejg Makaretz will be making a Surtex Debut tomorrow with her studio label Tröskö. In 2012 Solvejg started her own line of home decor and accessories and called it Tröskö after a tiny island in a lake in Sweden where she grew up. She is now ready to license designs and can be found in in booth 466 .

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14. SURTEX 2016 - natalie alex

Yorkshire designer and illustrator Natalie Alexander will be a Surtex in booth 570. Natalie had 12 years design industry experience before going freelance and her work is inspired by nature and travel.

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15. SURTEX 2016 - stacy peterson

Designer Stacy Peterson will be showing new designs at Surtex in booth 524. Stacy’s work playfully interprets nostalgic childhood themes in a fresh, modern way. Her palette ranges from pretty pastels to colours as "vivid as one’s imagination". Stacy calls the beautiful Texas Hill Country home, where she lives with her two children. "There, along a winding creek dancing with fireflies" she

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16. SURTEX 2016 - karma voce

2016 will see designer Karma Voce making her third appearence at the Surtex show. For the last 2 years she exhibited with Forest Foundry Art Collective, but this year her work will be represented by a new agent Nerida Hansen Print & Textiles from her home town of Melbourne. Kat Kalindi Cameron and Katy Tanis of Forest Foundry will also be exhibiting their work with Nerida’s booth this year.

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17. SURTEX 2016 - kevin brackley

Kevin Brackley will be making his debut at Surtex this year, exhibiting with other members of the Four Corners Art Collective. Kevin was born in Zimbabwe but lives in Sydney Australia. Having a background in visual merchandising and graphic design Kevin knows just how important it is to tell a powerful visual story through designs that speak to customers in both a compelling and eye-catching

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18. SURTEX 2016 - andie hanna

Andie Hanna will be exhibiting for the second time at Surtex this year.  She will also be speaking at one of the many great Surtex Conferences this year. Andie will be part of a panel of artists speaking in a conference titled "The Artist 'Life Cycle': From New Business to Established Operation on Tuesday, May 17, 11:00am - 12:30pm. It's a great opportunity for young or new artists to learn

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19. SURTEX 2016 - anais lee

Anais Lee, the illustrator and surface designer behind "Anais Lee Creative" will be showing her designs at Surtex in booth 346. Anais was born in Taiwan and now lives and works from her studio in Queens, New York. She creates illustrations and designs for books, greetings, stationery, home and gift products in children's and women's market. Anais is always fascinated by the beauty of nature

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20. SURTEX 2016 - miriam bos

This year will Miriam Bos's third year exhibiting at Surtex, but it will be the first time that she is going solo. The last two years Miriam exhibited together with art collective Forest Foundry. But this year they have all decided to go on their own path. Some are exhibiting at Surtex with Australian agency Nerida Hansen, while others decided to go solo to Blueprint like Ine Beerten or Surtex

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21. SURTEX 2016 - studio kelkka

Studio Kelkka will be showing new designs at Surtex May 15-17, 2016.  Studio Kelkka is an internationally operating design studio who carry on the tradition and style of Finnish print design: bold, straightforward and modern and their motto is. Scandinavian design – beyond surface!

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22. SURTEX 2016 - eleri fowler

Eleri Fowler will be represented by Bright Art Licensing at Surtex this weekend. Eleri works in quite a few different freehand techniques but absolutely loves laser cut design, 3D character work and stitch. She has recently been working with Harper Collins to release her first range of adult colouring books but also have a selection of greetings cards ranges in stores with various publishers.

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23. SURTEX 2016 - willowberry studio

Angela Kilpatrick of Willowberry Studio is very excited to be heading to New York in May for two shows with the super talented group of ladies from My Favorite Designs. She will be showing designs suitable for textiles & home décor in booth 31 at Blue Print and booth 235 at Surtex. To schedule an appointment, or have a sneak peek at the Willowberry Studio lookbook, you can email angela@

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24. SURTEX 2016 - ana davis

If you are looking for classically stylish designs you will find lovely fresh prints from Ana Davis in booth 536.

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25. SURTEX 2016 - albaquirky

Tanya Paget designs under the name Albaquirky and will be exhibiting at Surtex with Finch & Foxglove in booth 543. Tanya describes the Albaquirky style as "Unique, contemporary surface design for people who enjoy pattern and want something a little different in their lives. Pattern for stand up, stand out individuals

!". She has 20 years experience in the creative industries as an artist,

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