Exhibitor Feature: Cinnamon Joe Studio Part 2

And we continue with more artists we represent! 

Abby Zweifel lives in sunny Sarasota, Florida with husband Ben, (also an amazing artist). Abby joined Cinnamon Joe in 2012, after years working in corporate childrenswear and homeware products. Her style is bright and happy, using playful colours and really cute characters. Abby also produces wonderful florals.

Gemma Dominick is a well established freelance artist. With over 13 years experience in the Greeting card industry and also toys, she really knows her stuff. Gemma loves designing playful characters, cute patterns and fonts. She also produces illustrative watercolours, delicate wedding artwork and pretty florals.

Jennifer Rehm, originally from Savannah now lives in North Carolina with her dog Daisy. A trained fine artist, Jennifer made the transition to digital illustration and has never looked back. A strong background in designing gift bags, wrapping paper and stationery for the American market. Her whimsical style is full of punchy colours, cute characters and a good sense of humor. Jennifer has been with us 8 years this year.

Jennifer Randall originally a stationery artist, is now branching out into other areas. Her character artwork is truly fun and Jennifer injects lots of humor into her characters. There is also a softer floral side to her collection and her boy's artwork is spot on.

Kim Hawes born and raised in Cincinnati Ohio, graduated from Cleveland Institute of Art with a degree in illustration. With over 10 years experience creating character artwork Kim's designs have great personality and movement. Each individual piece is very thoughtful and considered.

Kaz Lammie with over 10 years experience in the greeting card and stationery industry and 5 years experience in children's apparel, Kaz is also a published book illustrator. Kaz is inspired by nature, charity shops, interiors, children's books and her 3 children. Her style is fun and bold using bright well thought out colour palettes.

Katie Wood graduated from Loughborough University in 2004 with a degree in illustration and hasn't looked back. A very well published illustrator who truly loves what she does. Her style is very unique and distinctive, it really needs to be seen in full to admire the techniques that Katie brings to every piece.

Lily Pink is an extremely versatile artist who's art ranges from baby to teens, girl and boy. Topical and on trend, this artist creates forward thinking designs in beautiful colour palettes.

Mette Engell is a freelance artist working in Denmark where she lives with her husband, 3 kids and 3 cats. Her style is illustrative and packed with fun characters with oodles of personality.

Rachel Westhead graduated from Leeds University in 2005 and is based in Liverpool. Her style is very unique. Wonderful organic shapes inspired by nature in beautiful colours, bold florals with a 50's vibe and quirky animals feature heavily in Rachel's collections.

Tiger Kitty is based in sunny California, and has this great skill of making anything look cute :) !
She is a great graphic designer, and has worked as a graphic artist in different companies for children's apparel, bedding and infant products. We will have her exciting, colourful prints at Blue Print, and they been extensively updated over the past few months  !

Stephanie Thannhauser has been with us as long as we have been going, and we love her style and quirky sense of humour ! She has many talents that encompass embroidery, designing greeting cards and artwork for all age groups ! We may all be older now but her design is just as exciting and creative as it was way back when we started ! 

Stevie Lochrie hails from Glasgow in bonnie Scotland, where he lives with his wife and young family. His boy prints are great and they appeal to a wide range of clients, and he is constantly updating what he has in the print collection. He often branches out into Xmas and Halloween prints, and his retro monsters always do well !

 Tamara Csengeri is a graphic designer from Amsterdam in the Netherlands. She has a passion for colors, patterns, art and fashion, and she has extensive experience in the toddler fashion industry. We have a lot of her new prints in the collection now, so Blue Print will be a good opportunity to come and see them !

Tina Finn is a very experienced Illustrator and designer who has worked in many fields that have benefited from her many talents. She lives in deepest Colorado, and has a studio that looks out onto woodland where she often sees deer, bear, bobcats and all sorts of birds. We love her new prints, they are so excitng and creative ! 

Clarice Diamantino is a designer and illustrator from Brazil, who has recently moved to New York to pursue her freelance career ! She has worked in the past with Disney, Mattel, and Sanrio and on several projects in her native Brazil, mainly on educational projects with children public schools in Sao Paulo and Rio De Janeiro.

Helen Black aka Lil Boss, is based down in sunny Brighton. Her style is very creative and she designs beautiful floral and character prints that have been a big hit with our clients. She has developed some great techniques in Illustrator and her use of colour make her prints really stand out.

Alice Potter is a London based illustrator and surface pattern designer, who loves working on designs for greeting cards, stationery, gifts and clothing for children. In her studio, she surrounds herself with pencil sketches, that she recreates on the computer. Her use of colour really give her prints a lift ! 

Hayley Anne Burgess is a children’s graphic designer and illustrator and loves designing for apparel, gift, home and paper goods. She is based in Manchester in the UK, in her own little studio and has over 13 years of experience, 7 of those years have been freelancing for many high street retailers and small independent companies.

Hayley designs from baby to teens in both boys and girls, and you will always find her designing, doodling or doing something creative.

Susan Mansell is up in Bolton in Greater Manchester, and has designed for nursery bedding and co-ordinated products from toys to mobiles. She has a very hand drawn style and has worked on projects in the past for John Lewis, Mothercare and Babies R Us. Susan has a very distinctive use of colour and her prints now cover the age groups up to tween and teen. 

Claire Fritz-Domeny lives down in Southampton on the south coast in the UK, and designs modern delicate floral prints, inspired by nature, and in contemporary colours. Her artwork is perfect for stationery and fabrics, but could have many other applications too !

Inga Wilmink was born in Germany - but she's been living in the UK for over 14 years now. She has worked in-house, and also freelanced, mainly as a surface designer for stationery and textiles for the toddler to tween/teen age group. She loves creating cute characters and collections, does lots of doodling, and also creates floral repeats here and there ! She is now creating great character prints for CJS, and has steadily been building up her artwork in the collection.

Hannah Whittal is also in the UK, and has only recently joined CJS. She has a very distinctive hand generated style, and has already designed cards, gift wrap, gift bags, and surface pattern for some of the leading retailers in the UK. Her new prints are already getting a good reaction, and we are looking forward to seeing more of her artwork in the collection. 

Eliana Bigio lives in the UK and creates the most exciting prints, florals and geometrics, mainly for girls and womens apparel, but they also appeal to fabric companies too. Her use of colour is what makes her prints stand out and they really caught the eye at PV Designs in Paris recently. Her portfolio is building up nicely now, so it will be good to see what reaction we get at Blue Print in May ! 

Keep your eyes open for more of our artists to be featured soon ! 

You can see more of our designers at www.cinnamonjoestudio.co.uk, and fun stuff on our blog : www.cinnamonjoestudio.blogspot.com !