More great artists from the Cinnamon Joe Studio camp !
Bala Krishna Madana graduated from Nottingham Trent University and now designs from his studio in Southern India where he grew up. His work is rich in pattern with vibrant colours. He uses a mix of watercolour techniques as well as digital in his artwork.
Booom Studio is Sabina Mandelli, an Italian illustrator specialising in textiles and stationery. With over 15 years experience, it is clear when you see Sabina's art. Strong in colour, her intricate patterns need to be seen to be appreciated.
Faye Buckingham is a wonderfully creative artist, with loads of experience. Her work ranges from beautiful hand generated art to detailed vector based. Faye has 9 years experience.
Kirsti Davidson is an illustrator based in Hove in the United Kingdom. Kirsti's favourite things to create are children's characters using bubblegum colours.
Lene Bomholt Pederson works and lives in Denmark. Her artwork is bold, bright and fun. I strong statement is made by her use of graphic style.
Rebecca Douglas graduated from Heriot Watt School of Textiles. She has a strong passion for all aspects of Design. She loves mixing patterns in great colours.
Rosie Maddocks has over 9 years experience specialising in mainly kid's designs. An all rounder, Rosie produces great boy and girl artwork.
Andrea Turk is a freelance fashion designer, surface pattern designer, graphic artist, published illustrator as well as founder of Cinnamon Joe Studio. With over 20 years experience in the children's market, she brings a wealth of knowledge and creativity to her art. She designs topical artwork in trend driven colours.
Abby Zweifel lives in sunny Sarasota, Florida with husband Ben, (also an amazing artist). Abby joined Cinnamon Joe in 2012, after years working in corporate childrenswear and homeware products. Her style is bright and happy, using playful colours and really cute characters. Abby also produces wonderful florals.
Jennifer Rehm, originally from Savannah now lives in North Carolina with her dog Daisy. A trained fine artist, Jennifer made the transition to digital illustration and has never looked back. A strong background in designing gift bags, wrapping paper and stationery for the American market. Her whimsical style is full of punchy colours, cute characters and a good sense of humor. Jennifer has been with us 8 years this year.
Kim Hawes born and raised in Cincinnati Ohio, graduated from Cleveland Institute of Art with a degree in illustration. With over 10 years experience creating character artwork Kim's designs have great personality and movement. Each individual piece is very thoughtful and considered.
Kaz Lammie with over 10 years experience in the greeting card and stationery industry and 5 years experience in children's apparel, Kaz is also a published book illustrator. Kaz is inspired by nature, charity shops, interiors, children's books and her 3 children. Her style is fun and bold using bright well thought out colour palettes.
Mette Engell is a freelance artist working in Denmark where she lives with her husband, 3 kids and 3 cats. Her style is illustrative and packed with fun characters with oodles of personality.
Rachel Westhead graduated from Leeds University in 2005 and is based in Liverpool. Her style is very unique. Wonderful organic shapes inspired by nature in beautiful colours, bold florals with a 50's vibe and quirky animals feature heavily in Rachel's collections.
She is a great graphic designer, and has worked as a graphic artist in different companies for children's apparel, bedding and infant products. We will have her exciting, colourful prints at Blue Print, and they been extensively updated over the past few months !
Stevie Lochrie hails from Glasgow in bonnie Scotland, where he lives with his wife and young family. His boy prints are great and they appeal to a wide range of clients, and he is constantly updating what he has in the print collection. He often branches out into Xmas and Halloween prints, and his retro monsters always do well !
Tina Finn is a very experienced Illustrator and designer who has worked in many fields that have benefited from her many talents. She lives in deepest Colorado, and has a studio that looks out onto woodland where she often sees deer, bear, bobcats and all sorts of birds. We love her new prints, they are so excitng and creative !
Helen Black aka Lil Boss, is based down in sunny Brighton. Her style is very creative and she designs beautiful floral and character prints that have been a big hit with our clients. She has developed some great techniques in Illustrator and her use of colour make her prints really stand out.
Susan Mansell is up in Bolton in Greater Manchester, and has designed for nursery bedding and co-ordinated products from toys to mobiles. She has a very hand drawn style and has worked on projects in the past for John Lewis, Mothercare and Babies R Us. Susan has a very distinctive use of colour and her prints now cover the age groups up to tween and teen.
Inga Wilmink was born in Germany - but she's been living in the UK for over 14 years now. She has worked in-house, and also freelanced, mainly as a surface designer for stationery and textiles for the toddler to tween/teen age group. She loves creating cute characters and collections, does lots of doodling, and also creates floral repeats here and there ! She is now creating great character prints for CJS, and has steadily been building up her artwork in the collection.
Hannah Whittal is also in the UK, and has only recently joined CJS. She has a very distinctive hand generated style, and has already designed cards, gift wrap, gift bags, and surface pattern for some of the leading retailers in the UK. Her new prints are already getting a good reaction, and we are looking forward to seeing more of her artwork in the collection.
Eliana Bigio lives in the UK and creates the most exciting prints, florals and geometrics, mainly for girls and womens apparel, but they also appeal to fabric companies too. Her use of colour is what makes her prints stand out and they really caught the eye at PV Designs in Paris recently. Her portfolio is building up nicely now, so it will be good to see what reaction we get at Blue Print in May !
Keep your eyes open for more of our artists to be featured soon !