The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design

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We are thrilled and honoured to feature contributions from leading experts in the surface pattern design industry's in The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design e-course.

Our Lovely Contributors

Across the four modules of The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design we are excited to bring you invaluable insight, expert advice and fine examples of creative work from leading designers, trend companies, design bloggers, authors, trade show executives, manufacturers, pattern buyers and more. Some of our lovely contributors include:



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Print and Pattern

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Professional legal advice provided from ACID-accredited Intellectual Property specialists (in Modules 2&3)


Really Good

bonnie Christine

Deny Designs

Louise Gale

Milton and King

Fashion Formula


New Designers


holly booth photography

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Do what you love

Card Crazy


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Huge thanks to all our contributors for offering this unique opportunity to gain an insight into the industry.  (Please note not every contributor features in every Module). The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design is the only place online where you are able to hear from and see the work of these experts all together.

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