The Latest from Vivian Kvitka

Friday, September 9, 2016
viv2

It’s a pleasure to welcome Vivian Kvitka (a.k.a. The Good Viv) back to the blog–you may remember her from this feature last fall. Earlier this summer Vivian launched her first line…

Read More

Featured Designer: Brenda Zapotosky

Friday, July 24, 2015
Floral Bliss Tropical by Brenda Zapotosky

Brenda Zapotosky is an “illustrator, artist and designer specializing in surface patterns, greeting cards, stationery, scrapbooking products, and fabric design.” We love Brenda’s playful style and her exciting…

Read More

Featured Designer: Sareka Unique

Friday, June 19, 2015
unnamed-1

Sareka Unique Smith is a Michigan-based illustrator and surface pattern designer who creates bold, colorful patterns under the brand name Sareka Unique. She designs patterns intended for home decor,…

Read More

Paper Goods by Masha Manapov of Dvash

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
masha_pattern11

Today we have the pleasure of sharing some of the cheery paper goods created by Masha Manapov for her online shop Dvash. Masha is a “multi discipline designer and illustrator” currently based in…

Read More

Follow Us

About Us

At Pattern Observer we strive to help you grow your textile design business through our informative articles, interviews, tutorials, workshops and private design community, The Textile Design Lab.