A New Adventure in Surface Pattern Design

Garden Frolic on Red Bubble - Surface Pattern on Homeware and Gadgets

 1. Throw Pillow 2. Travel Mug 3. Mug (Standard) 4. Mug (Tall) 5. Tote Bag 6. iPhone Case 7. iPad Case 8. Galaxy Phone Case Coming up with my own surface pattern design was something that I’ve always wanted to do. But, I had no idea how to get started. With my improved digital art making abilities (thanks to […]

My Etsy Shop Re-opens (with Special Bonus For Blog Readers)!


When I joined Design Garden’s Foundation Class in order to improve my digital art making skills, I didn’t expect to be up and ready to sell my digital creations within 6 weeks (the allocated time to complete the course). However, our teacher, Sabina, was adamant that by the time we get to week 6, we […]

Design Garden Foundation Class: Online Class Review


When I talked about my recent venture into digital art making,  I also mentioned an online course that I was taking to learn the skills to create hand drawn digital graphics. I have now officially completed the program, so I thought I’d blog about my experience, for those who might be interested in this area […]

Leaves: Monday Morning Walk


I had the perfect excuse today not to go on this weekly Monday Morning walk that I committed to last week: My 10-year-old son has been unwell and needed a ‘sick day’ at home while I work. Strangely enough, it’s one of the things that I didn’t have on my ‘contingency plan’. But, yes, since […]