An Interview with the RUFFIAN Boys; Claude and Brian

Sep 05

An Interview with the RUFFIAN Boys; Claude and Brian

We recently announced our very exciting partnership with NY-based fashion label, Ruffian and as we count down to the main event this weekend, we sat down with the men behind the label to hear how they are inspired and how Prismacolor helps them take their designs from sketches in a sketchbook to runway ready.

Get the scoop here!

Ruffian It Up @ Fashion Week

Aug 28

Ruffian It Up @ Fashion Week

In fashion, detail is everything.  For hot new design house Ruffian, attention to detail begins with the sketches and illustrations that will ultimately become their collections. For this Prismacolor is proud to be heading to New York Fashion Week with this amazing designer.

Hear more about the men behind the designs, how Prismacolor allows them to bring their inspiration to life and how you can be a part of all the action!

How-To: Color Canvas with Prismacolor Premier Brush|Fine Art Markers

Apr 05

How-To: Color Canvas with Prismacolor Premier Brush|Fine Art Markers

April showers…bring May flowers! Learn how to color a canvas tote bag with Prismacolor Premier Brush|Fine Art Markers and watch your art bloom into a fashion accessory.

Find out how!

An Interview with Steven Broadway

Jul 10

An Interview with Steven Broadway

This week the Prismacolor team is heading back to San Diego for  Comic Con! We couldn’t be more excited (imagine jumping beans all over the office) to get there and meet all of the AH-mazing artists that are attending and share our new Brush|Fine markers with the Comic Con community! To kick us off we wanted to give you all an inside scoop on the new markers while introducing you to one of OUR favorite artists, Steven Broadway, fashion extraordinaire and recently, Prismacolor movie star!

Steven recently shared his talent and amazing knowledge with us as one of our talented artists who filmed tutorial videos for the new Brush|Fine markers AND even sat down to talk about how he finds inspiration for his truly inspiring fashion designs!

Keep that mouse a’scrollin’ to read the Q&A and check out Steven’s tutorial!

Dream, Vision, Reality

May 23

Dream, Vision, Reality

Diana Garrett recently caught up with rising fashion star, Raul Penaranda, who debuted his Fall/Winter 2012 ready to wear collection during  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week this past February.

Penaranda totes an impressive career collaborating and  working with some of the biggest names in the fashion world including Liz Claiborne, DKNY, Kellwood, Tommy Hilfiger and Oscar de la Renta; and now he has been earning the admiration and recognition of critics for his independent venture to the runway.

Read on to hear how Raul has lived by his motto of  “Dream, Vision, Reality.”

Feel The Rush With BRUSH!

Apr 17

Feel The Rush With BRUSH!

Get ready to feel the rush with our brand NEW Brush|Fine Art markers! We are THRILLED to introduce this newest gem to the Prismacolor family!

Two tips, 152 brilliant colors and unlimited possibilities lie ahead of you with these new markers from Prismacolor, just click here to find out more.

Fall in Love with Leona

Feb 14

Fall in Love with Leona

With the tagline “Keep Loving Leona” there is no better way to ring in this Valentine’s Day then an interview with the one and only Lauren Leonard, the fabulous designer behind Leona clothing.   Not only are her finished designs wearable fabric magic, but her sketches and designs are works of art in their own right.

Swoon along with me as  Lauren shares how she finds inspiration and why she chose Nashville as her fashion haven.

What I Wore…begins with some Uninhibited sketching

Aug 04

What I Wore…begins with some Uninhibited sketching

Prismacolor markers were recently featured on the VERY chic and stylish What I Wore fashion blog, hosted by none-other than the very chic and stylish, Jessica Quirk.

Jessica started her daily fashion blog over 4 years ago and has been delighting the fashion masses with her sassy sense of style and candid conversation ever since.

Drawn to Design

Jun 01

Drawn to Design

 Art. Uninhibited has been  hijacked by our intern! (OK, OK, we let her).

 Caitlin Ursini ( @inktern), Junior Journalism major from lovely Indiana University,  is spending her summer being dunked into the colorful and creative world of Prismacolor! She’s only been here a few weeks but we thought it was about time we let her unleash her creative side and give her a shot at the big time…

Take it away, Caitlin!

Show Me What You’re Working With (Part I)

May 10

Show Me What You’re Working With (Part I)
 F
 rom Fashion shows to portfolio nights, the Prismacolor team was all over the Second City last week and Diana is bringing it all to you! Between visiting Millennium Park in Downtown Chicago for School of the Art Institue of Chicago 2011 Fashion Show then off to the College of DuPage for Student Portfolio Night in Glen, Ellyn, IL,. I dont know how they managed to get everything done!
 
Diana, Sheryl and Laura did so much that  it felt right to dedicate a second post to their adventures,  so keep an eye out for Part II!  
 

In the meantime, enjoy  the bright lights of  SAIC’s The Fashion Show 2011—featuring more than 250 garments from SAIC’s Fashion Design BFA candidates showcased by 60 professional models from Factor Runway—the largest ever in the show’s 77-year history, according to SAIC’s website.