featured artists

  • Interview with AchellaDesign designer on WeaveUp

Featured Artist: AchellaDesign

November 1st, 2016|Categories: Featured Artists|Tags: , |

Alyssa Panichella used to lust over textiles while shopping for her design consultancy business, Achella Design. After multiple hospitality design shows spent drooling (we assume) over fabulous fabrics, she turned this lust into action. Read on to learn about what inspires Alyssa in this installment of our Featured Artist series!

  • Belinda Sigstad designer interview

Featured Artist: Belinda Sigstad

August 18th, 2016|Categories: Featured Artists|Tags: , |

For artist Belinda Sigstad, intuition is everything. After years exploring artistic mediums, she found a home in fabric and pattern design. We talked with Belinda about what inspires her, and the lessons she's learned along the way.  Meet our latest Featured Artist Belinda Sigstad, after the jump.

  • Leigh Folstron Designer Interview with WeaveUp

Featured Artist: Leigh Forsstrom

July 12th, 2016|Categories: Featured Artists|Tags: , |

What does Leigh Forsstrom love most about designing hospitality fabrics? "Textiles are a great way to brighten up a space that weary travelers, nursing home residents, or hospital patients might be using." Leigh's prints certainly cheer us up every time we see them! Meet Leigh in this installment of our Featured Artist series!

  • Katy Rosenthal Designer interview with WeaveUp

Featured Artist: Katy Rosenthal

June 24th, 2016|Categories: Featured Artists|Tags: , |

While studying fashion design, Katy Rosenthal came to discover her passion for surface design. Since attending the FIT textile design program she has focused on interior fabrics, including her collection of prints available for sale on WeaveUp.  We especially love how her Santorini Collection exudes a breezy, summer-perfect vibe.  Read on to learn more about Katy and what inspires her work!


  • Designer Interview Brandy Evans-Moore with WeaveUp

Featured Artist: Brandy Evans-Moore

April 27th, 2016|Categories: Featured Artists|Tags: |

Meet Brandy Evans-Moore: with a degree in textile design and 10 years working in the industry, she knows her way around a pattern.  We chat about her experience, her love of antiques, and how she likes to enjoy a flea market stroll in this installment of our Featured Artist series.

  • Designer Jen Panepinto interview with WeaveUp

Featured Artist: Jen Panepinto

April 15th, 2016|Categories: Featured Artists|Tags: |

Meet Jen Panepinto in the latest installment of our Featured Artist series.  Read on to learn what textiles she treasures above all else and how her high school purchases still manage to inspire her.

  • Gina Bacon Kerr Designer Interview with WeaveUp

Featured Artist: Gina Bacon Kerr

April 6th, 2016|Categories: Featured Artists|Tags: |

Influenced by her home state of Hawaii and years working in the interior design field, Gina Bacon Kerr uses watercolor and printmaking to create lush textile designs.  Read on to meet Gina in this week's installment of our Featured Artist series. Gina Bacon Kerr 3

  • Interview with Designer Laura LaFrance on WeaveUp

Featured Artist: Laura Lafrance

March 23rd, 2016|Categories: Featured Artists|Tags: |

With an affinity for color and contrast, artist Laura Lafrance creates eye-catching patterns.  Learn about what inspires her in the first installment of our Featured Artist series.