Bringing the Thistle in

Once I had the plaids finished, I began laying the thistle on top of the felted textures.  I wasn’t happy with the look of the detailed flowers against the plaid, so I started using my filters in Corel Painter to bring a new dimension to the flowers.  After a few tries, I wound up with the…

Lime Batik Print

Inspired by the Malaysian Rain Forest – and the Batik fabrics of that region, this lime “batik” print is one of the coordinates for the Malaysian Floral Collection available through my Zazzle.com shop. You might know that this summer, I decided to join the Textile Design Lab  for the Summer of Creativity.   This collection was inspired…

Canyon Collection

This line of home decor prints is now available on Zazzle.com.  I love the colors because there are varied shades of caramel, soft teal, and peach – yet together they are still neutral enough for any space.  I kept the lines soft and flowing, but added some more geometric patterns as well, making the whole…

Canyon Waterfall Print

This was inspired by the colors of the canyons in the American Southwest and the reflections seen in the waterfalls there.  This print has a light feel to it, with waves, multiple tones, and rippled texture.  The colors are teal, burnt orange, cream, smoke blue, aqua, and peach. I layered the image with a subtle…

Beach Rose Border Print

This series of prints was inspired by the beach roses that grow wild along the Atlantic coast line of the Northeast United States.  They are vibrant pink and when they are blooming, they are simply stunning! Beach Rose Border Print Pink White Shower Curtain by SandandChi Beach Rose Border Print Pink and White Bath Mat…