Freelance Textile Designer

December 10, 2016
Kathleen Callahan freelance

Michelle FifisHello! I’m Michelle Fifis and welcome to Pattern Observer!

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

People in our tight-knit neighborhood are constantly increasing their particular art, learning brand-new strategies, remaining informed with up to date styles, and making their particular artwork more lucrative.

If you are new to the site i'd like to assist you to It’s my free present for your requirements.

My Tale

This year We founded Pattern Observer as a way to remain informed regarding newest styles in the textile design marketplace. I experienced recently remaining my business textile design work and was concerned that I was gonna lose picture of rising structure trends in the market. We quickly began currently talking about my experiences as a designer and found a passion: supporting, inspiring and promoting those who work in the style community. We began training classes on the web last year and since the period We have helped large number of designers improve professionalism of the artwork and develop their businesses through our e-courses, digital workshops and personal design community.

Over the past a decade i've worked with producers including Lucy Activewear, Columbia Sportswear, Jantzen Swimwear, Perry Ellis and P&B Textiles, building customized textile design choices and have now had the honor of being featured on, Elle Decor, Nordstrom’s Blog and Print Mag.

Meet The Team

Chelsea von Hasseln is a freelance textile fashion designer who loves staying in the nice little mountain city of Missoula, Montana. She learned Textile Surface Design at FIDM in Los Angeles, and before that earned a BFA in Dance within University of Montana. Whenever Chelsea is certainly not focusing on habits or helping control neighborhood, you can find her taking pleasure in Montana’s many outdoor tasks with her spouse, Zach.

JamieKalvestran128pxSq (1)An accomplished item designer, published illustrator and with three design patents to the woman title, is taking her inspirational print designs into textile, quilting, home fashions, sports and personal add-ons among others. She currently markets initial stitching patterns under the label, is an authorized musician in children’s items, quilting and decor in your home she also has clothing images available on her behalf .

Sherry London took a college aptitude test that advised she is an instructor, a publisher, and an artist—and she's done all that. She's written over several publications on Photoshop, Illustrator, and Painter, taught Photoshop, Illustrator, prepress, record, methods design, dancing, and knitting, and already been a fiber musician, electronic musician, visual and surface pattern fashion designer. In her spare-time, she spins, produces off-loom seed beaded jewellery, and knits. She's got a BA with honors in Tudor history and an MS in Information Systems. She is based at Jersey shore and it is thrilled to share the woman passion for Photoshop along with her eclectic abilities with you.