The Patternbase is a leading textile design studio in Chicago, IL. We specialize in hand-illustrated, painted, and digitally rendered pattern designs for the fashion, lifestyle, and stationery industries.
The PatternBase is an artist organization founded by designer and illustrator, Kristi O'Meara in 2011. It serves as a resource and place of inspiration for designers and pattern lovers around the globe. Our goal is to bring creative minds together into a community where they can interact and learn from one another through a series of projects and discussions, and to offer opportunites in which friendships and relationships can be built through creative collaboration.
We strive to provide our community with a plethora of valuable resources to help inspire and educate them throughout their creative endeavors. These range from inspirational interviews and discussions with artists whose work revolves around the use of pattern, to exhibitions and publications focused on presenting the work of emerging artists to a wider audience.
The PatternBase is located in Chicago, Illinois. Our online community includes more than 55,000 subscribers and followers on Tumblr, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and other social media.
- The Patternbase - The Patternbase is a leading textile design studio in Chicago, IL. We specialize in hand-illustrated, painted, and digitally rendered pattern designs for the fashion, lifestyle, and stationery industries.
- Kristi O'Meara Artist Portfolio - Kristi O'Meara is a freelance designer and illustrator, currently residing in Chicago, Illinois. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2009.
- Audrey Victoria Keiffer - Audrey Keiffer is a textile/surface designer, artist and writer who resides in the Midwest. She is currently working as the Associate Editor and Designer for the up and coming Chicago's design studio and creative organization, The PatternBase.