For Immediate Release:
Blue Sky Art & Design, Inc. to Showcase New Talent at Surtex 2017
Blue Sky Art & Design, Inc. is proud to announce it will be showcasing new art and artists at the upcoming Surtex 2017 show at the Javits Center in New York.
Swirly Designs—the talented design duo of Paul and Lianne Stoddard, well-known for their charming and whimsical hand-crafted polymer clay ornaments and decorations will be featured with new designs for Halloween, Christmas, everyday, beach and patriotic. Already licensed to Transpac, with an Easter collection slated to be introduced at the Summer 2017shows, Swirly Designs work will be available for ceramics, stationery, giftwrap, party goods and much much more.
Barbara Behr—Barbara Behr is new to Blue Sky as of December 2016, and she has already made her presence known to the American art licensing community. Well-known in her native Germany, she is a top licensed artist in Europe, with long-standing contracts for stationery, calendars, advent calendars, packaging, fabrics, and ceramics among other categories. She is a top artist at German publisher Coppenrath. Currently she has licenses with puzzle makers White Mountain, Bits & Pieces, Ravensburger, and Cobble Hill, and she has a contract with wall décor provider MetColors. Her detailed compositions are a combination of Victoriana, ephemera, retro and other designs straight from her imagination.
Miss Mustard Seed—Blue Sky Art & Design’s own divine Miss M, also known as Marian Parsons is back with more or her life-style designs originally featured on her popular blog by the same name. This year’s offerings include items from her Farm and Christmas collections as well as work straight from her easel. She continues to develop the palette for her eponymous milk paint line, and she is branching out into designs for fabric, ceramics and enamel. Her latest book, Home Design Doodle Book will be available on Amazon on May 23, 2017.
Nancy Archer—Blue Sky is so pleased to add the work of Nancy Archer to its portfolio. Nancy, a talented graphic designer who works in branding, logos, and photography, is equally talented when it comes to pattern and artwork creation for textiles, paper goods, gift items and more. Her fresh, creative approach combined with her bright and cheerful palette make for designs with broad, popular appeal and applicability.
In addition, Blue Sky will be featuring new work by popular artists Jane Maday,Wendy Russell, Johanna Parker, Elissa Della-Piana and Kaeli Smith.Please be sure to visit booth #2824 to see it all.