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Spring vibe pattern collection — Lemfin Design

In this article I share about inspiration and process behind designing my new mini collection. The idea for this collection came to me very suddenly. As I’m new in surface design field so I always want to enrich my portfolio, I had already thought about my 2nd collection after my 1st one was done. Winter finally finish

Adding stitch to printed pleating

After printing one of the mokume pieces with normal transparent binder, I left it to dry and then opened the pleats out flat. At regular intervals I then stitched sets of the pleats together and le…

How To Create High End Textiles With These 5 Quick Tips!

In this industry there’s a CLEAR distinction between a ‘high-end’ print and a one that’s considered ‘commercial.’ And, as a professional designer, it’s great to know how to design for both levels. Here at Longina Phillips Designs our designers craft their work to suit one of the two camps, and that’s pretty common for a working studio. In this post our creative director, Bec walks you through our internal checklist for creating a high-end design. 1. USE UNEXPECTED COLOURS “There’s always…

Repeating Pattern tutorial | Justina Blakeney

If you follow me on Instagram you know I’ve been pattern crazy lately. Since I started to post the patterns, a lot of folks have asked about my process and how I’m creating them. I thought I’d demystify the process and share how I make them with you here. I’ve never taken a course in...

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How I Design Licensed Fabric: Case Study

I'm sharing my design process for a recent surface pattern collection for Camelot Fabrics. I walk you through my design work, highlighting what the ‘asks’ were in the client brief to show how I incorporated those into my designs. I share my process from reference boards, sketches, palettes, first dr

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Creating a Pattern Collection: Pattern Repeat Types — Procreate Digital Art and Pattern Design

Today I am continuing my Creating a Pattern Collection blog series and will be discussing the types of pattern repeats and how they are created in Adobe Illustrator.

Spotlight: Leslie Tucker Jenison, Quilt Artist

Leslie Tucker Jenison is a contemporary quilt maker and fabric design artist who is inspired by her world and experiences.

How to Paint Fabric for Beautiful DIY Projects

How to paint fabric for inexpensive DIY curtains, pillows, and more. Learn which paints are best and how to paint fabric so it's beautiful and soft.