Welcome to the home of Surface Designer Rachael King

I love to bring my vibrant watercolours to life in repeat patterns which look beautiful on fabrics, apparel, homewares…. infact anywhere your imagination takes you!

I have some gorgeous items for sale in my online shop

You can print up some of my designs on fabric with Material Difference  Next State Print  Spoonflower

Buy my book latest book Pattern Pulse Vol 2 which explores the art of 100 Australian Surface Designers here

or you can reach out to commission me on your next design project.

Uniquely designed gifts

To buy from my shop

Portfolio of designs

License my prints

Buy Pattern Pulse vol 2

Read about Australian Surface Designers

Painting to Pattern Workshops

Ticket information

Learn with Rachael

Use Canva to create repeat patterns

From Blah to Yah!

Read my personal journey to becoming a surface designer

Material Difference

Buy meterage featuring my prints

Next State Print (Aust)

Buy meterage featuring my prints

Spoonflower (US)

Buy meterage featuring my prints

Margo and Rachael discuss:

  • Rachael’s creative path and how her mom instilled a love for creativity in her
  • Self-publishing her book, Pattern Pulse, after initial rejection
  • Elizabeth Gilbert’s book, Big Magic, and how it catalyzed her creative endeavors
  • Tribulations and triumphs of women in the creative business landscape: asserting value, advocating for fair compensation, and having a network of peers and mentors
  • The importance of physical art in a digital age
  • Why individuality and authenticity are crucial to the art industry
  • How artists can stay true to their unique style while also being commercially viable
  • Challenges of building a creative community in Australia
  • The influence and support that often comes from maternal figures in fostering creativity
  • Thoughts and tips for artists facing low payment offers

Why not take a look around my studio space?