Hello there, I’m Anne! I teach a proven step by step process that transforms your sketches and artwork into beautiful and unique repeating patterns using Adobe Illustrator. Once you’ve mastered the steps, the sky’s the limit. Turn your designs into fabric or sell them on mugs, notebooks, phone cases, paper products and more. The options are endless. Join me and I’ll guide your learning journey in surface pattern design and deliver the training, encouragement and support you need to succeed in this incredibly exciting field. There is room for you!
Do you need weekly accountability to stay focused on your surface pattern design goals? If you’ve completed my 8-week online training & coaching program, The Pattern Design Academy, you’re eligible to join The Pattern Design Club, a monthly membership for surface pattern designers. This highly engaged and supportive community will help you put into practice everything you’ve learned and take your skills even further.
Do you learn best with an in-depth online course combined with personalized coaching? Enroll in The Pattern Design Academy, an 8 week online course & coaching program that delivers the A to Z about surface pattern design. You’ll be fully prepared and ready to sign your first licensing contract or sell your products in a variety of ways including directly to your customers and indirectly through passive income.
Do you dream of building your own creative business online? Contact me for information about my latest program, Jumpstart Your Creative Business Online. Learn the step by step process from setting up your business structure, picking a name, growing your email list with an effective opt-in to determining your offers, launching your products and earning income from a variety of sources.
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3 Ways Surface Design Can Enhance Your Business
I’m back to talk about the benefits of surface pattern design. Let’s start from the beginning to make sure everyone understands what surface design actually is. I had never heard of it until about three years ago and didn’t realize it was such a huge creative industry.
A surface design is any piece of artwork that is applied to a surface. The artwork can be a repeating pattern, an illustration, graphic design, hand lettering, wood block printing, even simple doodles and organic shapes. The surface can be anything, literally anything that would look nice with a design on it: a pillow, bedding, curtains, and on and on.