Designer Profile: Helen Bowler

Helen Bowler is an artist, originally from England, now living in New Zealand. She emigrated to NZ with her husband and have lived in Auckland for the last 20 years. She absolutely loves what she does which is creating surface pattern designs from her home studio overlooking a gorgeous park here in St Heliers.

Helen has over 15 years experience working freelance with design agents in the US and UK including Johnson Studio, Design Direction, London Portfolio and Caine’s and Clark creating and successfully selling many designs for the fashion, home decor and giftware markets. She predominantly works digitally in Illustrator, Photoshop and Procreate.

She kept up with her creativity while her two children were small, firstly producing a range of New Zealand Bird Greetings cards. Then later designing and making a range of kids colouring cushions and toys. Her true passion is designing surface pattern prints, so is back doing what she absolutely loves.

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