Collaborations are so much about conversations and as Ruth and I sit down to design there is always a flow of ideas and decisions that eventually need to be agreed upon as we work with the process. This week has been exciting on the design front with the developing of new approaches to making work whilst keeping true to our use of original and hand drawn/painted imagery. This second collection most definitely has the WOW factor as it draws to its conclusion.
Patience in that everyone is busy, engaged, developing, marketing, presenting, involved in Design Fairs, Projects and global travel. It is a waiting game, following through and maintaining contact with prospective clients are ongoing conversations.
Perseverance in that we shall not be disheartened. It is a competitive world and we need to be persistent. We believe in our product and following through is essential to getting our product out there. We need to keep the channels open.
Productivity is in abundance as designs have been extended, different colourways established and yet more concepts have evolved. Landscape Graffiti as a subject has surprised us and provided extensive opportunities for exciting and innovative interpretations.
A wee bit of history re conversational pattern: