Posts tagged cat coq
New Online Class: Modern Patterns - From Sketch to Screen // with CatCoq and Skillshare

Have you ever wanted to turn your hand-drawn art into a pattern? It’s actually pretty simple! In my new class, you’ll learn the basics of transforming your sketch into a digital pattern. By the end, you’ll know all the techniques to create gorgeous, on-trend patterns out of your artwork.

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Create Art That Sells: Youtube Interview with Art Side of Life

I had the opportunity to chat with Iva, founder of Art Side of Life, about my career path as an artist and digital nomad. Art Side of Life is a YouTube and podcast that interviews creative professionals about their day-to-day, the steps it took to reach success, and next steps.

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New Podcast Interview: Guest Appearance on TMBA with CatCoq

When does an artist become an entrepreneur? I discussed this idea and more during my interview with TMBA Podcast. The show is used in business school curriculums across the USA and has been downloaded over 1,000,000 times in 100+ countries. It was an honor to make a guest appearance on my favorite business / entrepreneurship podcast.

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Urban Outfitters x CatCoq Collaboration

I’m excited to announce a second collaboration with Urban Outfitters! You can now find my Tropical Fan Palms pillow in UO stores thanks to my partnership with Deny Designs.

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Announcing a New Nordstrom x CatCoq Partnership

I’m thrilled to announce my new collaboration with Nordstrom! As of May 2019, I’ve launched a CatCoq collection comprised of two of my best-selling art prints, Good Vibes and Stay Curious. For more than 100 years, Nordstrom has been a leading fashion retailer.

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Stromboli Volcano Retreat: 10 Entrepreneurs on an Italian Island // Most Memorable Moments

Ten entrepreneurs + ten days co-living and co-working on an active volcanic island. The result? A completely transformative experience in terms of business growth/clarity, embracing new adventures, and strengthened relationships with both old and new friends.

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New CatCoq Collection with Ivory Ella – Good Clothes for a Good Cause

I’m thrilled to announce the launch of my new clothing line with Ivory Ella! I’m proud to partner with an organization that strives to create meaningful impact in the world. Ivory Ella is a mission-driven apparel and lifestyle brand that supports elephant conservation.

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New CatCoq Collab with Libbee: T-Shirt Subscription to Your Door

I’m thrilled to announce the launch of Libbee, a t-shirt subscription brand that brings designer-approved apparel right to your doorstep.

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Leading a Watercolor Workshop During Kansas City Design Week

When the organizers of KC Design Week reached out to see if I was interested in hosting a watercolor workshop during the event-packed week, my response was, “I don’t think designers and architects are really interested in watercolor.” When the event sold out in 37 minutes, I realized I was entirely wrong.

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Keynote Presentation at Kansas City Design Week – Living the Dream: How Cat Coquillette Works as a Digital Nomad

KC Design Week invited me to speak about my unique work/travel lifestyle during KC’s most creative week of the year. The sold-out crowd was packed with designers, architects, freelancers, and advertising and design professionals.

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Keep on Going and Growing – New Art Collaboration with Society6 and The Sill

I had the opportunity to work with Society6 and The Sill to create this piece for the new Power Mamas launch! 👊🏼 The collection celebrates eleven female founders for their leadership and creativity.

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Press Release: Jewel Branding & Licensing Signs CatCoq

Jewel Branding & Licensing (JBL) is excited to announce that they have signed trendy, free-spirited design & influencer brand, CatCoq, for global licensing representation. JBL officially debuts the brand at the upcoming Surtex show in New York, February 3-6 at Jewel Branding’s booth 3581.

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Speaking at Asia's First Women-Led Event, the Bond Women's Festival – Presenting on the Main Stage about CatCoq

Strong women lift each other up. I had the opportunity to present on the main stage during the Bond Women’s Festival in Chiang Mai, Thailand. I shared my story about how I turned my creative passion into a viable business. The festival was a celebration of empowerment, entrepreneurship, and expression.

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Guest Interview on Ladies of Ludlow Podcast – Digital Nomad Lifestyle, Art Licensing, and Self-Employed Artist

My interview on the Ladies on Ludlow podcast is officially available! 🎙On the latest episode, I speak with host Madelaine about how I got started as a digital nomad artist and left my hometown of Kansas City for Chiang Mai, Thailand.

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2018 Year in Review

I kicked off 2018 in Chiang Mai, Thailand and am ending the year in the exact same place. Despite the consistent bookends, I spent the time in between racing around the world, growing my business, and living life to the absolute fullest.

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Society6 Art Quarterly No.3.4 – Storytellers Edition

Every artist has a story to tell. The latest edition of the Society6 Art Quarterly profiled twenty artists who shared their stories of struggle and triumph. It’s a fascinating peek into the minds of those who make Society6 such a vibrant community.

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CatCoq Furniture Line Now Available Through Society6

Introducing the latest product line to hit my shop: furniture! I’ve partnered up with Society6 to bring you my designs on credenzas, coffee tables, side tables, benches, bar stools and counter stools, which will add a bit of your personal vibe to every space. Adulting never looked so good.

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Hand-Lettering Workshops with Ridgedale Center & Beachwood Place: Recap

Who knew back-to-school shopping could be so educational–and–inspirational? GGP had the great idea to kick off this school year by inviting me to host events centered around free hand-lettering workshops created to inspire and educate shoppers.

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