LoveHandle Design Club was born out of our LOVE for arts and has been manifested into an ongoing collaboration with the art & design community to highlight amazing designers through their creation of custom LoveHandle collections. A portion of proceeds from each collection go directly to support the creating artist.
Support each artist by shopping and sharing their limited-edition LoveHandle collection.
Chi Hey Lee
Chi Hey Lee is a Los Angeles based graphic designer who was born and raised in South Korea. She started her career as a web designer and a Flash animator in 2000. After two years of hard work designing web pages, she felt the need for fresh ideas and education.
She came to the United States and studied Graphic Design at ArtCenter College of Design after attending the Fashion Institute Design & Merchandising. Both schools provided her with great knowledge and new perspectives about fashion, graphics, and industrial design, enabling her to be a multidisciplinary designer.
Tati Abaurre is a Brazilian pattern designer and illustrator. An illustrator of everything cute and sweet, Tati wonderfully finds the beauty in the everyday adding a touch of cuteness to everything she creates. Specialising in patterns for kids, her artistry definitely plays on the heartstrings of adults too!
She lives in Ljubljana, Slovenia, with her husband and her son Leo, who is her greatest inspiration.
Amanda Kammarada is a lettering artist and author based in Tampa, FL. Her work is inspired by the magic in and all around us. Amanda's mission is to use lettering and illustration to promote positivity, kindness and self-love.
In Spring 2020, Amanda released "The Hand Lettering Workbook", a book that teaches others to discover the magic of lettering. When she isn't lettering, Amanda enjoys spending time with family, watching Harry Potter and doing yoga.
Min Kim is a surface pattern designer based in Singapore & Seoul, Korea. Her passion for pattern and colors started a while ago when she had worked as a UX designer for Samsung for almost a decade.
She followed her heart, taught herself surface design, and now she works as a full-time pattern designer very passionate about designing beautiful and meaningful things closely related to our daily lives. Her design is mostly inspired by nature and flowers in its most playful forms and created in minimalistic and colorful style.
Faith Henke, head designer and owner of Artsy Affirmations, is a graphic designer and illustrator from Southern Utah.
She is best known for her work at Artsy Affirmations, a creative studio created by Faith and her sister. Her work there includes bright illustrations, fun hand-lettering, and inspiring graphics centered around mental health and pop culture. She is passionate about creating art that sparks conversation and creates positive change, and loves working on projects that combine the two.
I’m Polina Oshu, a surface pattern designer currently based in Riga, Latvia. I received a degree in graphic design at the University of Industrial Technologies and Design in St. Petersburg, Russia.
I love to create floral and abstract patterns for printing on textile, paper goods or any other support. I design artworks to be executed in knitting and make illustrations for packaging, books and practically anything.
Rebecca Elfast is a freelance illustrator/surface pattern designer from Gothenburg, Sweden.
When she’s not toddler-juggling, cooking delicious foods or trying to catch up on some beauty sleep, you can be sure to find her with a pen, stylus or paintbrush in her hand (any of them, as she is ambidextrous!). She finds inspiration everywhere, the biggest challenge is to actually keep up with all the ideas sneaking up on her. Which is why she never leaves home without her trusty sketchbook.
Bianca is a professional artist based in Montreal, Canada with a degree in Industrial Design. She has been painting since she was a child and has over 15 years of experience in acrylic painting.
She currently enjoys working with a variety of mediums, focusing on watercolors, and loves creating unique products with her art. Bianca especially enjoys working with bright colors to create lively artwork inspired by the beautiful natural world.
Tiffany Wong, of Maylay Co., is a surface pattern designer from Toronto, Canada. She creates patterns and products with a fun, fresh and feel-good design using soft, modern palettes. She draws inspiration for her work from nature, travel experiences and everyday life in the city. Currently, Tiffany has collaborated with companies in the home décor, stationery, baby and accessories industries. As well, she has her own line of gift and stationery products.
Ilana Griffo a lettering artist and Author in Upstate New York. I’m mostly sweet, but also a bit salty. I do a lot of things, but turns out, only a few of them well. Lettering, illustration, design work, eating pizza, cheering on bike racers, and taste-testing chocolate. I love working on playful, visually tasteful and purposeful design projects. I have a love for delicious design and I get overly excited when brainstorming with my clients about projects. After becoming an adjunct professor, Ilana became passionate about helping others pursue their creative passion, which inspired my first book, Mind Your Business.
Illustrator and surface designer based in Bangkok, Thailand. She earned her BFA in Communication Design. She has worked in a graphic design field before becoming an illustrator and surface designer. She is passionate about creating work with watercolor and mostly inspired by Asian folk art, wildlife creatures and botanical. Her work is playful with complexity of natural shapes, colors and textures.
Amanda Grace Design
Professional. Creative. Beautiful.
Combining trained technological expertise and innate artistry, Amanda Grace Design has grown from a dream and become a captivating reality of drawing and design. Self-taught artist, Mandy Corcoran, has honed her keen eye and natural talent into a profitable design business full of unique patterns, colorful palettes, playful sketches, and sophisticated motifs. When Mandy is not executing her role as CEO of her husband and three inspiring children, she is drawing and creating new pieces and patterns for the world to enjoy.
Lauren Poole, of Lauren Lesley Studio, is an artist, surface pattern designer, and illustrator. She worked as a textile designer for 7 years and her rug designs have sold in retailers such as Target and Anthropologie. She is wildly passionate about pattern, design and product development.
From the time she was a young girl growing up in Spartanburg, SC, Lauren has been obsessed with making art to express herself. She went on to earn a B.F.A. in Studio Art with a concentration in oil painting before finding ways to make career from her passion.
Maja Faber is a Swedish surface pattern designer and Skillshare top teacher based in Stockholm, Sweden. Her passion lies in simplicity and she truly believes that it’s the simplest things that bring the most beauty and joy, both in life and in art.
The artwork Maja creates is playful and vibrant with a modern Scandinavian vibe and you can find her designs worldwide, on all from yardage fabrics to wallpaper and stationery.
Minnesota-based Zoe Wodarz is an established freelance illustrator, surface pattern and product designer specializing in creating unique, stylish patterns and impactful brand product collaborations.
By balancing bold color, fresh trends and a variety of studio/digital design methods, Zoe creates innovative original art. As a creative she works to find a balance between refined hand drawn statements and unguarded playful design.
Is a surface pattern designer, letterer, and illustrator. She is inspired by botanicals in her design work. Kathryn worked many years as a florist and that experience has influenced her design work.
She works in both pen and ink and digitally to create her beautiful and intricate floral designs. When not designing you can find Kathryn and her daughter on a hike enjoying nature or playing tennis.
Teresa's passion for design began as a young child, sitting hours at a time in her grandfather's tailoring business in San Francisco. She was mesmerized by the beautifully patterned fabrics as he worked tirelessly.
The relationship between the images and the patterns they formed enchanted her, and became a language she could fully express herself with.She loves entering her studio studio, connecting with inspiration, and producing patterns that people enjoy having in their life.
Diane is founder and lead designer at CoraVina. She creates intricately painted silk scarves with the art of water marbling. Painting on water is a delicate mix of creativity and chemistry, this rare painting method often amazes newcomers.
Diane is inspired by everything from colorful birds to bold architecture and encourages her students to, "Live Colorfully." Diane often leads her followers on live social media painting sessions where they vote on pictures to use as inspiration. She loves to create one of a kind pieces of art that make the wearer feel beautiful.
Michelle is an illustrator and surface pattern designer from New York City. She fell in love with textiles and patterns while getting my BFA in Textile/Surface Design from the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Michelle loves to work with a bright, fun color palette and draws inspiration from nature and everyday life.
Liz Kohler Brown
Liz is an artist, designer, and author who creates bold and vibrant surface designs, lettering projects, and illustrations. After earning a Master of Fine Arts degree in 2013, she followed her passion of creating art and teaching workshops around the world online and in person.
Liz gathers inspiration from her travels, nature, and vintage signs and books, and incorporates them into surface designs, lettering, and illustrations. All of her designs and lettering are created by hand-starting with rough sketches and ending with finished designs in digital or printed form.
Lou is a popular freelance artist and owner of the acclaimed Messy Heart Studio, where she creates everything from large abstract floral murals to art inspired sling bags.
She specializes in personalized gallery wall art including hand drawn watercolor landmark prints and custom illustrations. Lou is a fan favorite with the locals as she brings their hometown landmarks to life on paper through her beautiful illustrations.
Alli is the hands and heart behind Alli K Design. She has created a name for herself using her unique drawing style and staple black and white color palette. As a visual artist and illustrator, Alli is on a mission to inspire others to create beautiful things; This has led her to publishing two books, “How to Draw Modern Florals” and “Florals by Hand”, as well as recording a weekly podcast with her dad called “Breakfast with Sis.” When she is not out painting murals, you can find Alli in her studio drinking sweet tea.
Peggy is a nationally recognized freelance artist, best-selling author and award-winning educator. She is the founder of The Pigeon Letters—a platform to inspire and provide resources to anyone with a passion to create.
Peggy's art features bright and vivid designs full of an abundance of color and flowers, inspired by the nature around us. She lives and works in Portland, OR with her wife and two fur babies.
Shelby is a local Houston-based artist, designer, and influencer, with fine art paintings both collected and exhibited worldwide. In addition to her namesake line “Shelbi Nicole,” she has collaborated with many major brands including the NFL Super Bowl, Kendra Scott, Vans, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, Café Bustelo, Budweiser, Thrillist, Lexus, NASA, Free People, Kimono Zulu and more.
Shelby also manages a creative firm called Shelbi Nicole Designs that has helped create art for over 100 Houston businesses and she works with the City of Houston on a number of public art projects to help beautify her city.
Brian is an educator in North Houston where he teaches junior high math awhile also his spare time is spent teaching a master class in pour art.
Brian says this about art: “Anyone can do it and make it uniquely their own. This is an all-inclusive, therapeutic activity; I love that about art.”
Jenna is a passionate artist that adores painting and sketching expressive florals, prints and patterns. When she is not dreaming up a print, she switches off to fashion illustrations, and hand lettering custom denim jackets for her clients.
Jenna is based in New York City, and can often be seen sketching and painting outdoors with coffee in hand.