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Spoonflower Preview October 25, 2016

Dream big and start small

Follow your inspiration

Share it with the world.

Art Prescription:  That is just what the founders of Spoonflower did! My art friends and I took a tour of their facility today and it was very inspirational. 24 more words

Project Update!

After spending my time drawing a variety of plants and looking into artists such as Catherine Lewis, print design company Lilly Pulitzer, and Aaron Apsley a botanical watercolour artist. 69 more words


Project Runway

Project Runway is one of the most creative shows on tv.  If you have never seen it do yourself a favor and watch it just once and you will be hooked.   345 more words

I made fabric from photos of my carvings

If you’ve been following my Instagram feed here, https://www.instagram.com/juliaamonroe/, you can see the progress I’m making carving wood panels for a terrarium.

Before assembling the carved wood panels into a terrarium base, I thought they would make a nice striped fabric so I took photographs of the panels and created a seamless, railroaded Floral Wood Carving Stripe fabric design. 117 more words


Interview: Alyson Beaton of Lille Hüset

I was really excited when Alyson Beaton responded to my Facebook message! She runs a design studio, Lille Huset, that makes products and decor for kids & home. 672 more words

Fabric Design

Pitching to Manufacturers- Pt. 1

I revisited Felice Regina’s blog post: “Tips for Aspiring Designers: Pitching to Manufacturers.” I’m going to take on one step per blog post.

Step 1: Look for manufacturers where you stand out, not “fit in”. 509 more words