Sue Gibbins is surface pattern and illustration designer that has lived in a variety of exciting places including Thailand, Honduras, and Philippines. She's currently lives in England in a pretty village between Liverpool and Manchester. Sue is inspired by her surroundings, nature, and travel and typically mixes graphic shapes with hand-drawn line and ink brush detail using bold color palettes. The vibe is happy, vibrant, and often times nostalgic. She teaches classes to help other designers discover techniques and streamline their workflow. When she's not creating patterns or teaching, you can usually find her swimming or trying new recipes for home-grown fruit & veggies.