Pattern Journey

As I’m getting back into the groove of conducting my own trend research, I couldn’t help but share the awesomeness from some of Anthropologie’s March 2014 Catalog. I’m absolutely loving the...

I think many of us struggle with this. We look at Pinterest and see homes on HGTV, ooo’ing and ah’ing over all the beautiful rooms, but then we go shopping for...

I know that my blog is called “Pattern Journey” and therefore you would think that’s all I would write about. I’m sure this blog will continue to evolve, like my business...

As Smart Creative Style is gearing up, Ms. Monica Lee gets my brain circling around my style with every email she sends out. Not just my artistic style and what my...

Back in June I shared some sketches from a doodling prompt I did that was bohemian dreaming fish. The exercise had instructed me to make three lists – one of adjectives,...

“For discovering one’s true inner nature, I think one should try to take out some time, with quiet and relaxation, to think more inwardly and to investigate the inner world. That...

“Whenever there is enthusiasm, there is a creative empowerment that goes far beyond what a mere person is capable of.” – Eckhart Tolle, A New Earth So this past weekend I...

So in my last post I told you all that we were big time tourists while my parents were in town and I would share some pictures of our excursions. I...

Yesterday as I was leaving my day job and ┬áit hit me at just how blessed I truly am. I have AMAZING people in my life. I often feel I don’t...

The past few months have been a whirlwind for me. I FINALLY made the decision to pursue my passion for surface pattern design and it’s been non-stop work on my portfolio,...