02 May 2017
SURTEX 2017 - emma mcgowan
Emma McGowan is an illustrator and surface pattern designer from Brighton in the UK. Emma will be exhibiting at Surtex with Four Corners Art Collective in Booth 2723. Since her debut at last year's show, Emma has licensed designs for textiles, stationery, wall art, calendars, greetings cards and home decor products, and is currently illustrating a second book for Michael O'Mara Books. All Emma's work is hand drawn and then assembled and coloured digitally using fresh, contemporary colour palettes. Emma will be showcasing her new portfolio of art, hand lettering, florals and holiday collections designed for greetings, stationery, wall art, packaging and paper products.Emma's work is also on show at this year's National Stationery Show in NYC, which runs at the same time as Surtex. Her new range of hand printed letterpress and gold foil cards and notebooks was produced in collaboration with US letterpress studio Big Wheel Press, and will be available at Booth 2321. If you enjoy Emma's work follow along on Instagram to see her latest work in progress.