these fun and colourful patterns are by designer ellen crimi trent. ellen is an illustrator/ designer who has been creating patterns and prints for over 15 years. she first began her career as a children's wear designer, and then moved onto a print studio, before deciding to only license her art for products. today you can find her work on all sorts of product such as greeting cards, fabric, ceramics ,ornaments, home decor etc. click here to see ellen's portfolio and here for her blog.