Giveaway: Carbonmade

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Exciting News!!!! In last week’s newsletter I shared a quick and fabulous way to create an online portfolio in an hour: I recieve lots of submissions for…

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Pattern Observer wants to hear from you!

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

*image via Pedro Szekely Hey there! There are lots of new readers to the Pattern Observer community so I wanted to re-post my call for submissions. If you are…

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Step One: Five steps to a butt kickin’ portfolio project!

Monday, May 23, 2011

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5 steps to a butt kickin’ portfolio project

Thursday, May 19, 2011
educate is graduation season and I know many of you are looking for your first job, or maybe just your first summer internship. Whatever your situation, getting that…

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Free Texture: Softly Weathered

Monday, May 16, 2011

Hello! I am thrilled to announce the release of my first texture set: Softly Weathered. I have been using textures in my artwork for years and decided to package…

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Inspiration as an “it”

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

*image via ancient art I am obsessed with the show Radiolab and their latest episode, Help, touches on one of my favorite topics: creativity. The entire show is…

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Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Designers Claudia Brown and Jessie Whipple Vickery, from Pattern People, have recently released a fabulous ebook entitled: “Pattern Design & Beyond: An Insider’s Guide to Creating and Managing…

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