Lesley Smitheringale from Ornate Flair - Illustrator and Surface Pattern Designer

Welcome to Ornate Flair

Ornate Flair offers decorative illustrations and surface designs which are available for purchasing and licensing. Lesley Smitheringale, the Australian designer behind the brand, has been a practicing artist and teacher for over 20 years. Her richly detailed works reveal influences of her Scottish heritage and are sprinkled with elements of Celtic & folk art alongside touches of Art Nouveau, Paisley patterns and the Arts and Crafts Movement. She has also been influenced by some of her favourite artists including Charles Rennie Macintosh, William Morris & Aubrey Beardsley. She is a graduate of Glasgow School of Art where she specialised in Printed Textiles, gaining a B.A Honours in Design.

What does Ornate Flair provide?

If you’re a manufacturer, art director, stationery, home decor, fabric printing company etc

Illustrations and surface patterns to beautify your products for outright sale or to license. You may also gain access to a private portfolio showcasing Lesley’s entire range of Collections. This will be available very soon and please sign up for the Newsletter below to keep up-to-date with news from the studio.

If you’re a customer looking to buy unique gifts which are not available in chain stores and can often be personalised.

Ornate Flair has partnered with several print shops and manufacturers who mail out the products from their separate facilities. A few are Australia based and one is Global. This offers you the choice of shopping based on where you live in the world. Products include T-shirts, mugs, posters, framed prints, tote bags, tea towels, stickers, removable wall decals, wallpaper, cushions, pillows & many more…

White Peacocks on plum surface pattern
Protea & Eucalypts illustration on a linen tea towel

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