Make It In Design Interview!

In August I was interviewed by Make It In Design! I was thrilled to have been selected for this designer feature on their website and blog. For those who missed seeing my designer interview and would like to know more about me and read my interview which was published on 31st August, here is the link  - Kirsten Katz Featured Designer

 Designer Feature with Make It In Design Blog

Designer Feature with Make It In Design Blog

  

My Journey Into Surface Pattern Design

It has been an accumulation of experiences, learning, interests, careers and different businesses over the past 30 years or so that has taken me into the world of surface pattern design. These past 30 years definitely have added a backbone and undercurrent to following my dream and artistic pursuit to be a designer. 

Growing up I was always artistic and I loved art and crafts classes, everything from pottery, sculpture, drawing, painting, copper art and even macrame and string art! I learned how to sew, knit, crotchet, do cross stitch and embroidery from my mother and grand mother. So I was always making things to either wear, display or to decorate in some way.

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To Blog or Not to Blog?

That is the question and something that has been on my mind all day. However before I go into my thoughts and decisions about this I will share with you a very funny memory from Las Vegas when I was there on a business trip.
What Do I Want? What Makes Me Happy?  What Do I Really Enjoy Doing? 
The answer to all these questions was - To Design! 
Great I know what I want, what makes me happy and what I really love to do....But what now?

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