Based in a studio in the Berkshire countryside, Gemma Cate Hicks designs unique textile prints for both fashion and interior markets.
Her textile design style is unique and traditional, inspired by elements of nature and William Morris.
She aims to keep her designs as organic as possible, by hand painting every motif on a large canvas in her studio using a mixture of watercolour, acrylic and oil paints.
She then photographs the motif and develops the design in Photoshop, resulting in a high quality digital print repeat.
The beautifully hand painted mark-making qualities are crisp and full of texture once printed on to fabric...