I’ve been thinking long and hard and I have been struggling over a lot of different aspects around my niche and product, and I have been having strong doubts about every decision I make. It’s been really hard. Thoughts about my potential product As the 4 readers of […]
TIL all about layout types in surface pattern design in the Surface Pattern Design class I’ve been taking at Textile Design Lab . I’ve been looking for this info for a while now, but hadn’t yet found a good resource for it! One of the many reasons I […]
In the workshop I am taking we are to define who our ideal customer is first, and then develop the product that customer would love to buy. We are to start narrow, with a single customer persona and a single product, and then expand from there. I did […]
I’m stopping my 365 days of design early. Really early. But it’s all for very good reasons: I made sales. A lot of sales. More sales than I thought I could do with just slapping some designs up on Redbubble! I found my style. I finally felt like […]
I took the pussywillow design from yesterday and turned it into a repeat pattern. One part of the process to make it into a repeat pattern is to pull it into Illustrator and do an image trace. I’m usually quite satisfied with this process, however this time due […]
I wasn’t even gonna do a design tonight, but then I realized I’d feel like a heel if I didn’t. I started out thinking I was going to do an animal of some kind, but ran into a photo of some pussywillows and decided to do a simple […]
More bees. I am really trying hard to make these damned bees work. I’m still not satisfied. I think tomorrow it will be time to move on. Aren’t I supposed to be doing plants right now, anyway?