Becoming a textile designer is a dream for many. But where the eff do you start? There’s a lot of industry lingo you may not understand. You may not be familiar with how everything works. And you’re not sure how to sell your designs and make money.
So, I wrote a super thorough step-by-step guide…because all the other resources out there just touch on a small piece of what you need to know. We’re going to cover a lot! Feel free to read through the whole thing, or jump straight to the parts you need.
I’m going to answer ALL your questions about working in the textile design industry.
Here’s a more detailed list of what you’re going to learn:
We’ll start with this one, so you can learn everything you need to know about making seamless repeats (essential as a textile designer!).
I’m going to cut to the chase and tell you, the best path to success as a textile designer is by freelancing (not by selling your designs on Spoonflower or trying to get work licensed). I talk about all of this in the guide, but wanted to drop that little truth bomb first 😉