About the speaker
Spencer Harrison is a graphic designer turned artist & illustrator based in Melbourne, Australia. Behind his energetic and vivid creations is a playful imagination and fascination with daydreams, adventures, nature and fun.
Perpetually immersed in a side-project, his current obsession with repeat patterns has manifested as Rhythm and Repeat, a weekly illustration project dedicated to creating unique patterns for textile and print. Previously, he created the daily illustration project MNML Thing and dabbled in ceramics, woodwork and craft. Through these projects he has had the chance to work with brands, designers and homewares producers on a variety commercial projects.
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When you're playing, your work is really authentic. — Spencer Harrison
When you're doing something that excites you, and you're interested in 100%, people can sense that. — Spencer Harrison
Be professional, not a professional. — Spencer Harrison
You can just play with whatever you've got, wherever you are. — Spencer Harrison
It’s important to have a set time and place to be able to play in and get in to that mental space where you can have fun. — Spencer Harrison