I finished my pigeon pattern! Drew 4 more pigeons for a total of 5 and created a repeating pattern, plus a non-repeating pattern for standard tee shirts. This was a fun one. Enjoy! Here it is on Redbubble. Until tomorrow!
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Into my second month. I am patting myself on the back! Today, I wanted to spend a little more time on a single element that will be worked into a full pattern. My idea is to have a flock of NYC pigeons walking around as the pattern – […]
Happy Halloween! I’m full of candy. My son was a unicorn, and we got lots of trick or treating done in our new neighborhood. Good times! As you can imagine, I started really late today. I wanted to do something Halloween related, but also keep with my animals […]
Ooooh, I really love today’s design. My theme sprint is Animals in Prints. I did the same style as yesterday because I liked it so much. Today I did hares. I must have done 10 different colorways – each one so interesting and bringing something different to the […]
Today’s design just makes me happy, and informs my next Theme Sprint: Animals in Print, not to be confused with animal print (such as zebra stripes). I wanted to capture a handmade, stamped feel with this, as if it was created by someone stamping the pattern out for […]
I’m back to doing patterns. I haven’t landed on what I want my next Theme Sprint to be. Kids patterns, hand drawn patterns, minimalist patterns, botanical, stencil style, interlocking elements (this idea intrigues me), watercolor style, patterns with animals. Today’s is a placeholder, but I do love it […]
Herstory Portrait: Wangari Maathai (1940 – 2011) was a Kenyan environmental activist. She founded the Green Belt Movement in the 1970s seeking to promote environmental conservation in Kenya and Africa. She became the first African woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize in 2004 for “her contribution to […]