Claudia is a versatile surface designer and painter who works in a number of mediums and has been in the home/ gift industry for 22 years designing for tag (trade associated group), Crate & Barrel, Split P, Design Design, Tarhoung, and various other clients.
She combines her extensive textile experience with her lifelong love of painting. The results can be seen in her dishtowels, runners, and pillows. Ranging from abstract to representational, her fine art background is shown here in her original artwork, greeting cards, and bookmarks.
Claudia is also the look behind the Jade & Renee store, creating the logo design, choosing the colors, refurnishing, and merchandising.
When she's not designing or painting Claudia is traveling or working in her garden. Her series "Pick N' Paint" consists of various vegetables she has picked and painted from her garden.
Liz is a Peruvian/Polish illustrator and designer based in Chicago.
She received her bachelor's in illustration from Syracuse University,
where she had fun rooting for The Orange basketball team and spent many late nights at the studio.
Liz wants her designs to evoke warm and joyful feelings. In particular, she loves creating whimsical designs that make people smile.
When not painting, Liz and her siblings enjoy looking for great food spots in Chicago and they also love to bake something scrumptious off Pinterest.