The Latest from Vivian Kvitka

Friday, September 9, 2016

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…

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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…

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Featured Designer: Sareka Unique

Friday, June 19, 2015

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,…

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Paper Goods by Masha Manapov of Dvash

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

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…

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