Louise Pretzel is an illustrator inspired by vintage kitsch and the styles of yesteryear. Formally trained in the art of graphic design and traditional illustration techniques, she has years of experience creating and art directing in-house designs and surface patterns featured on products sold worldwide for major retailers. Now working as an independent artist and designer, Louise brings a fresh take on a range of subject mater with a quirky, vibrant twist.
Merry Kitschmas was inspired by the whimsical nostalgia found in vintage Christmas traditions and decor. From ceramic light up trees, to sipping hot cocoas from a retro Santa mug, these designs will transport you to magical mid-century holiday celebration. Ditsy patterns of sparkles and candy are sprinkled into this collection to make it extra merry and bright!