BLUEPRINT Bubbly, sweet and colorful can be used to describe Eiffie Designs Art. Eiffie Designs brings a vibrant and inviting feel using simplistic things we see everyday like little critters such as ladybugs,bumblebees or delicious foods like spices and candy. . Eiffie Designs will be showcasing her 15 collections including, Christmas, Easter, Candy Garden, Fruit Garden, Spice Garden, Doggie, Bumblebee, Ladybug, Butterfly, Tropical, Beach Time Fun, Lipstick, Nude Makeup, Spring Time and Firefly.
and apparel. She is interested in licensing, buyout, and commissions.
Elizabeth Michals is a Chicago based Surface Designer and Illustrator who will be exhibiting at Blueprint. Her artwork is full of charm, whimsy, and life. She is particularly excited to show her new Santa, Snowmen, and floral collections. Elizabeth loves to include hand lettering in her work, and will also be showing collections for Christmas, juvenile, everyday, occasion, and birthday for young and adult customers. She has placement illustrations with coordinating patterns and regular pattern collections. There will be new collections to show and adorable pins to take away. Elizabeth enjoys creating art for
the studio, led by Gillian Stirling, has adapted its styles and techniques to keep up with the ever changing gift market. They have built strong partnerships over the years with many licensees and manufacturers throughout the world and continue to grow through their participation in trade shows both in Europe and America. Having worked closely with clients for so many years they have developed an understanding of manufacturers requirements such as the importance of deadlines, production limitations and the need to identify the end user to be able to provide artwork that will ultimately bring success to the buyer. As well as producing a large range of seasonal designs both traditional and whimsical, they are happy to work on commissioned projects and are always keen to try new styles and subjects as briefed by clients. They look forward to seeing everyone at the Hudson Mercantile for the Blueprint show.
Elizabeth Stirling Designs is celebrating 25 years this year, evolving from a textile studio to a company specializing in seasonal artwork for license and purchase. Since the beginning
have sold and licensed art for stationery, greetings, fabrics, apparel and publishing. Always up for a new creative challenge, Dot & Flow Studio is excited to meet new clients and reconnect with current ones at the show. Dot Dash Studio is a successful design consultancy based in the UK who have historically developed style guides and brand bibles for the entertainment industry. This is their third year exhibiting at Blueprint, and they are very excited to be broadening their skills in the world of surface design. Sharing a passion for print and pattern the team will be showcasing their new collections at the show. With over 20 years collective experience of working within the graphic design and fashion
industries the team specialise in creating both trend driven and seasonal collections with a strong cohesive look. Each designer has a very distinct style ranging from watercolour florals, sophisticated vector art, naive conversationals to quirky hand drawn characters. They hope to build on the success of last year’s show and look forward to welcoming clients old and new.
greeting cards, stationary, party paper, gift bags, giftwrap, giftware, games, home décor, wall art,
Epluche’s Laurie is a graphic, fashion and textile designer who works and lives in Paris. She has always liked to draw, cut, assemble and has rapidly chosen to study applied arts. Then she has refined her choices, and she naturally focused on fashion and design. She loves travelling, and the discovery of major towns like Paris, Vienna, London or NY remain her biggest inspiration. She also like to mix the