I'm so excited to share with you the fantastic work of Funky Wombat Textiles this week!
I am fairly new to their designs but I am just in awe of the brilliant drawing and patterns in all of their work and wanted to share a few of my favourites with you all.
Funky Wombat Textiles is a surface pattern and design studio based in Melbourne, launched by the extremely talented Tamara Schneider.
They create contemporary, sophisticated patterns for the Interiors and Homeware market, drawing inspiration from a wide range of themes including architecture, nature, colour and historical textile design.
What first drew me to Funky Wombat Textiles' work was the brilliant drawings that make up their designs. For example, the drawing above of the
Funky Wombat Textiles creates unique patterns for both hard and soft surfaces to be used in both home and commercial spaces. Their ranges of fabric, wallpaper and lampshades are digitally printed and manufactured within Australia, and are made to order.
The beautiful hand drawn imagery is put together to create the most stunning designs, like above.
Not only do I love the imagery, but the use of colour. I'm not usually one for bright colours but the King Parrot in this design is so eye-catching, working perfectly with the simple yet sophisticated branches of leaves in the background.
I wish I had come across Funky Wombat Textiles sooner, I feel their work would have been a fantastic inspiration for my projects during University. I feel our styles are quite similar in the way that I too enjoy drawing quite literal images, capturing lots of detail in a very sophisticated way.
I think the W
And now I have got you all hooked on their designs, be sure to visit:
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