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Why you should be visible in your business

Today I wanted to come in and talk to you about being visible in your design business and why it is actually a good thing to do even though it can be really, really confronting. If you are creating pattern designs and you are wanting to get your work out there and being seen so you can start selling your designs, you’re probably on social media promoting and sharing your work.

Should you reuse design elements in your collections?

When you’re creating pattern collections one of the decisions you need to make is whether or not you should reuse the same elements more than once within your collection. Now there are two completely different schools of thought here and it depends on what you’re using your designs for as to which road you’re going to go down.

How do you make sure your patterns repeats are seamless?

One of the key skills of a surface pattern designer is learning how to create surface pattern repeats. Although you don’t always need to put a design into repeat it is a key skill that you should spend the time learning how to get right as it’s one of the key things that separates pattern designers from other designers.
There are 2 main things to consider when you are creating a seamless repeat and we’re going to have a look at what they are.

How to overcome artists block

You have your work time set aside for you to be creative. Your workspace is ready, the house is quiet and then crickets! Your head feels void of any ideas and you just don’t know what to do or where to start. So how do you overcome artists block? Here are 7 tips

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Hi, I’m Rachelle

I teach an easy and systemized way of creating successful designs so you can build a design business you love

 

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Join my free masterclass and learn an easy and systemised way of creating compelling surface pattern collections and building a successful and credible textile or surface pattern design business in just 5 simple steps. Create patterns designs using your art, illustrations and drawings
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