Sam Pernoski is an illustrator and surface pattern designer, based in British Columbia, Canada. Sam began her creative journey as a young child with a love for colorful acrylics and expressive imagery. Dabbling in the world of art and evolving over the years, she sold smaller pieces to collectors across the country. Later in life, Sam took on a variety of art classes that led her to study patterns. This opened up many new avenues and opportunities which continue to support her chosen path.Both Sam and her work have been featured on design blogs and she has received a handful of honourable mentions across her studies. As a designer, the goal for her is to inspire others and when possible, to bring a little bit of happiness into the world.