Category: Surface Pattern Design

My Top 16 Highlights of 2018

2018 was very much a whirlwind for me as it was a year of new experiences & definitely one for pushing myself out of my comfort zone. It was also a great year for allocating myself quality time to really explore the direction of my business & creative career & now I’m feeling really clear […]

Year of Colour 2018

As you may know here in the studio we’re just a little bit obsessed with colour, so when we found out that there was app/website (Year of Colour) that will visually replicate the colours of your Instagram from the past year we just had to find out what it would come up with! We tried […]

Home Style Magazine Cover Feature!

I arrived back from Switzerland during the holidays to spot this feature in Home Style on the shelf at the train station. I did this photoshoot a good while back & had no idea of what would be selected or even published, the article spans over 8 pages & I have a couple of extra […]

Happy 2019! + Exciting Studio Updates!

We hope you all had a wonderful festive season & thank you so much for all of your support during 2018! 2019 is looking to be just as jam-packed with amazing things in the studio & we can’t wait to share it all with you. – – – – – – – – – – […]

Floral Print Motif Workshops in 2019

I’m super excited to announce that I’ve just released four dates across 2019 for my next in-person Floral Print Motif Workshops & best of all it’s hosted at the gorgeous @relovedworks in Stockport. The groups are purposely more intimate (capped at 8 maximum) so you get lots of that all important 1-to-1 time & there’s a super relaxed […]

Vote for us in the UK Blog Awards!

I’m so super chuffed to be in the running for another blog award, I love sharing creative content & to hear that it continues to inspire others makes me feel all kinds of happy. Below is a little snippet from my page on my feelings on blogging: “It is a wonderful way of getting to express […]

Pantone Colour of The Year 2019! – Living Coral

I’m a HAPPY girl! For those that know me or my design work, well you can imagine how much I yelped with excitement when hearing that such a luscious coral was the choice for Pantone of The Year 2019! I live for this colour! My design portfolio is crammed full with coral shades (spanning across […]

Last Day of our Gratitude Sale!

Our 40% off gratitude sale ends tonight! 2018 has been such an amazing year & I’m so grateful for everyone who has been a part of that year either by following or supporting my businesses the RT studio & Make it in Design. As a huge, big, massive THANK YOU we extended our November sale […]

The Diversity in Surface Pattern Design

I’ve been sat thinking about my book content & drafting ideas for my sister company global online design school Make it in Design too & these past 12 months have been a whirlwind! What I love about the surface pattern industry is no two days are the same. I’ve designed for greeting cards to fashion, worked […]

Saying Thank You & Extended November Sale!

Saying thank you & feeling so grateful I just wanted to take a moment to say THANK YOU. I’m in my 10th year since setting up my 1st company the RT studio & my sister company (global design school) Make it in Design celebrated 7 years last week. Thank you to everyone who has followed […]