color and pattern

Designing with Adobe Capture CC

September 9, 2017
This pattern was created with Adobe Capture CC |

Have you heard of Adobe Capture CC? It’s an app that allows you to turn any image into a themed pattern or graphic that you can use in your creative projects on your desktop or mobile devices. You can download the app from the Apple App Store or Google Play. It’s pretty cool…first, take a […]

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A New Pattern: The Beauty of Stripes

September 3, 2015
Stripes - simple yet elegant! |

September marks the beginning of fall season. Though I know, it’s not technically fall yet, I am starting to think about new color, pattern and trends. In fact, the past few weeks I’ve been working on new pattern and prints for various ideas I have. This month I’m focused on stripes. Such a …

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Color Made Easy

March 26, 2015
Color Made Easy |

It sounds cliché, but it’s true: Color does make the world go round! Sometimes a certain color scheme instantly attracts you and sometimes it makes you run the other way! It’s primarily an instinctive, spontaneous and emotional response. Though you may not know exactly why you respond a certain way, learning how colors work will […]

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2015 Print & Pattern Trends

February 4, 2015
2015 Print and Pattern Trend: Gingham |

Are you wondering what’s trending for spring/summer? I’ve done the research and here are highlights of what you can expect to see in print and pattern trends this year. Whether it is fashion, home décor or event design – here’s what’s trending now! Gingham The minimalistic nature of gingham prints combined with striking color …

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