Around New York

We´re safe and sound back in Chile. Before it is too late, I decided to put together the pics of what called my attention during the recent trip to New York, mainly pattern related pics. Again, not many words, but images and some visual connections. Hope you enjoy the photos as much as I enjoyed […]


When I was fifteen years old I remember visiting a colleague and finding very weird that her brother had massive collections of match boxes and key rings. Many years later, I have to admit that I became a collector myself. Weird? This week’s Make Art That Sells (MATS) class assignment required the students to review […]


Posted by on Apr 27, 2014 in Art, Colour, COurses, discovery, Learning, pattern, Products | 12 Comments

I was surprised with how I enjoyed making “art” for this week’s Make Art That Sells assignment. First of all, I worked making gel prints (see this previous post on printmaking, if interested in that technique) to use as a raw material for my collages. On the process, I was surprised to see that some […]



On top of many things happening around here, I have been taking two courses. Make Art That Sells (MATS) Bootcamp and MATS A. The first began in February and is a six-month activity, but at a slow and manageable pace. The second one is fast forward paced. Both are excellent and I am learning a […]


Posted by on Jun 1, 2013 in Family and friends, Learning, pattern | 2 Comments

Generosity, Copyright Bethania Lima Designs, 2013. The making of my site is taking longer than expected. But I am almost there. Almost.I am not sure if I will keep this blog as it is now, on this platform, or if I will export it to the new platform. Technical issues are involved and is one […]