Tara Reed painting bike

Tara Reed Designs

Portland, Oregon based artist creating art for licensing, fabric and crafting. Bring a little happy home!

Tara Reed painting bike
Tara Reed painting trees in watercolor

Tara Reed has been creating for the art licensing industry since 2004. Her watercolor collections and graphic designs are available for licensing through her agent at Roaring Brook Art.

crafting supplies

As a lifelong crafter Tara loves making digital art for people with Cricut and Silhouette machines as well as general crafters. Click here to find video tutorials and more on her page dedicated to crafters.

sewing with Tara Reed

As a fabric designer for Riley Blake Designs, Tara licenses her art for quilting fabric collections. She offers free tutorials and ideas for how to use each of her fabric lines.

The latest Blog Posts

Sew up a Reversible Apron and Bowl Cozy for Fall!

Sew up a Reversible Apron and Bowl Cozy for Fall!

Looking for a fall refresh in the Kitchen? Make a new reversible apron and some bowl cozies This post contains Amazon affiliate links for your convenience (which means if you make a purchase after clicking a link I will earn a small commission but it won’t cost you a...

How to Sew a Sleep Mask

How to Sew a Sleep Mask

How to Sew a Sleep Mask​If you want to cocoon yourself in darkness for a better night sleep then sleep masks are the way to go. (Also called eye masks or dream masks) These make great stocking stuffers, party favors for sleepover and gifts. They also help shut out the...

Wedding Kids Table – Coloring Cards for Cricut or Silhouette

Wedding Kids Table – Coloring Cards for Cricut or Silhouette

Wedding Kids Table Activity: Coloring Cards with Cricut or Silhouette This post contains Amazon and DesignBundles affiliate links for your convenience (which means if you make a purchase after clicking a link I will earn a small commission but it won’t cost you a...