Surtex Preview: Monika Suska

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Monika Suska has an inspiring story. She’s been a professional illustrator for over 11 years and works primarily in the children’s publishing market and has illustrated over 40…

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Surtex Preview: Mary Edwards

Monday, May 14, 2018

One of the wonderful things about my line of work is getting to see so many creative people’s work. I had the opportunity to meet Mary Edwards a…

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Surtex Preview: Danielle Murray

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Danielle Murray is a traditional oil painter who received a BFA in Illustration from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia. Like many who first graduate from these…

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Blueprint Preview: Camilla Carvalho of Oak Print Design

Friday, May 11, 2018

We are so excited to present the work of Camilla Carvalho, who will be exhibiting at Blueprint, Show 2. We love her bright and colorful patterns, which are…

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Surtex Preview: Stephanie Jones

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Stephanie Jones is a busy person. Like many designers, she has many things on her plate all happening at once. In addition to being an Illustrator, she is…

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Surtex Preview: Victoria Mlady

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Some of the most talented and inspiring designers in our industry are self-trained. Victoria is one of these individuals. When I asked her about how she went about…

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National Stationery Show Preview: Elizabeth Grubaugh

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Elizabeth Grubaugh is an inspiration to me. What I love about her work is the lovely color palettes and whimsical illustrations. She adds so many beautiful layers to…

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Surtex Preview: Sarah Von Dreele

Monday, May 7, 2018

I am thrilled to kick off a week of SURTEX features with the talented Sarah Von Dreele. Sarah received a BFA in Graphic Design at Rhode Island School…

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Surtex Preview: Tiana Denine Harris owner of @digitalKENTE studio

Friday, May 4, 2018

We are delighted that SURTEX is going to have the opportunity to meet Tiana Denine Harris, owner of @digitalKENTE Studio. She holds a BFA in Graphic Design, and…

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Blueprint Preview: Francis and Faye

Thursday, May 3, 2018

I am excited to continue our exhibitor features with Bryna Shields of Francis and Faye who is going to create quite a stir at this year’s Blueprint, Show…

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