Too Many Books

February 7, 2018 athena 0

The time has come! I finally combined two of my passions—books and pattern-making—into a single, glorious entity: a repeating pattern of books. PRETTY BIG DEAL RIGHT?? And I even used […]

New Patterns in the Shop

July 17, 2017 athena 0

Heads up, gang: as of today, there are two hot new patterns in my Society6 shop: LIME GREENERY and FLORAL AND STITCHED. Head over there now to get these patterns […]

Four Eyes

March 8, 2017 athena 0

Here’s another new pattern! Ever so many pairs of glasses. Do you wear glasses? Do you own at least three pairs of glasses? We might be friends. I’m pretty sure […]


March 6, 2017 athena 0

There’s a really great mercado in our neighborhood, with a mouth-watering counter of hot food, and a big bakery section. I stopped by last weekend right as a giant tray […]

Floral and Stitched

March 1, 2017 athena 0

This pattern is inspired by the kind of embroidered hippie blouses I remember thinking were very cool for awhile as a kid (here’s one on etsy). I’d still probably like […]

Lime Greenery

February 27, 2017 athena 0

Pantone’s 2017 color of the year is Greenery. I think that’s reason enough to make a lush, green repeating pattern of ripe limes. I am very pleased with this pattern. […]

Kiss and Makeup

November 25, 2016 athena 0

Here is another pattern! Pink and girly and fittingly focused on consumer goods for today, this shopping day of all shopping days. I hope everyone had a nice Thanksgiving yesterday. […]

Bubble Bath

November 14, 2016 athena 0

I had last Wednesday’s book cover post scheduled prior to what went down on Tuesday. As it turned out, I was thinking very little about books, or art, or any […]

Spy Kit

August 31, 2016 athena 0

New pattern! This one is inspired by The Americans, which Jason and I recently began watching. I’m enjoying it a lot, and not just because of how great Keri Russell […]