Spring Collection

Although I have designed many collections over the years, they sometimes present a challenge. My first piece below has been well received so far so I decided to create a collection around it. I really like the color balance, flow and energy in the image ; I am now working on the second design and…

New Designs

It’s been a while since the last post, my busy schedule has kept me from my blog. Lately I have been focusing on creating new collections for licensing; after all this is what I do, and having new good work is vital to my business. After the winter Atlanta Gift Show I received some good…

Art Licensing

There are five things that I do on a  regular basis while working on my art licensing business. Some of these may be of help to artists considering entering this interesting line of work. 1. Research companies; I do this at trade shows, online, and look at products in the marketplace. My new clients are…

Digital floral

This is my new digital piece that is designed for products for girls or young ladies. My idea this season is to create images with common spring themes, in a variety of techniques. My next piece will be painted on canvas. Just a new approach, although I will have several coordinating designs in each category. 

A new floral

This has really been fun; I love designing floral images in a decorative style. This one is an appliqué with embroidery and bead work. The hands on aspect of creating with fabric is always thrilling for me. This image started out with a simple feel to it, and became more ornate as I continued piecing…