Yes, I’m changing the name of my challenge. Practically no one’s watching (and if you are, Hi!). I think it’s catchier, and it can encompass all the different things I’m doing. And I don’t have to remember if it’s Print and Pattern or Pattern and Print. Today I […]
My geometric theme sprint continues. Today I set out to do something completely different from the design you see below. I love the final result though, especially those rich, subdued colors. And better yet! I learned a new technique in Illustrator to make this happen! Almost everything about […]
Today was a floundering day. Did a couple of designs, then decided to move forward with this one. I find it visually stimulating and love the neon colors! On Redbubble here! OK, gotta run! Byeeeeeeeee! See ya tomorrow!
Last week was a free for all and I ended up with 7 very different patterns. To give myself a focus, I’ve decided to do Theme Sprints. This first sprint will be Geometric Design, one of my very favorite things to do. It appeals to the mathematical side […]
Do a layered feather pattern, I said. It’ll be simple, fun, and quick, I told myself. I was wrong. The Adobe Illustrator file got so big and unwieldy that every action took ages, My process in a nutshell: draw some simple feather shapes in Procreate on the Ipad. […]
Today’s creation process was like meditation. It was an Illustrator-driven zentangle. I took my favorite swatches of halftone patterns and created a rocky step pattern – descending planes of light and dark, all done in polka dotted half-tones. Have I mentioned my obsession with polka dots? I’d own […]