DSG the owners of Christian Inspirations and Studio Q Creations, today announced the addition of a license agreement with Jennifer Parker Designs for two brand new collections, Flights of Faith and Travel Tapestry for a variety of greeting card, stationery and storage products.
Andy Meehan, President of Development Solutions said “We are delighted to be an early licensing partner of Jennifer Parker Designs, such a talented and commercially successful designer! Jennifer joins a terrific stable of artists already licensed by DSG, such as Sandy Clough, Lori Siebert, Jane Shaksy and more which along with our design team allow us to provide our customers with wide ranging and popular styles of product and art.”
Andy added “Jennifer’s 13 years of experience designing with vintage imagery “ephemera” and mastery of digital collage has created these 2 stunning new collections which will be launched at the National Stationery Show, New York, May 14-18, 2011. With products starting at under $5 retail but ranging upwards to $20 and above there are products to delight many different kinds of customer. We invite both existing and new clients to see these beautiful products which we are sure will be a hit with consumers!”
About Development Solutions Global
Since acquiring Christian Inspirations and Studio Q Creations from Quadriga Art in 2009, DSG is a leading supplier to the Christian bookstore market and all retailers who have customers for inspirational and beautiful products. Under the banner “Joy In The Mailbox and Inspiration for the Soul”, DSG’s brands offer both standard and innovative formats of greeting cards, notecards and stationery and storage products. Based in Exton PA, Development Solutions is owned by Andy Meehan (formerly with Paramount Cards, Notes & Queries and Peacock Papers) and Barry Matus, (previously with QVC, Paper Magic, Beach/Contempo, and The Franklin Mint).
About Jennifer Parker Designs
Jennifer Parker (jenniferparkerdesigns.com), innovative graphic and mixed media artist, has been designing products with distinguished gift industry companies for the past 15 years. Her extensive knowledge of vintage imagery “ephemera”, coupled with a mastery of digital collage, have set Jennifer’s signature style apart in paper product design. Jennifer was Senior Design Assistant for Landmark Calendars/At-A-Glance (1996-1998), and Senior Designer for The Gifted Line/Michel & Company (1998-2001). At The Gifted Line, Jennifer was honored to design with John Grossman's Collection of Antique Images, one of the largest unique ephemera collections in the world. Under his art direction, Jennifer developed the foundations of her niche style of collage. She then became art director and studio manager for the northern California office of Punch Studio/The Gifted Line (2001-2008), guiding her team in the development of top selling collections. From concept to completion, Jennifer oversaw and designed numerous custom products for retail and high profile chain stores. Jennifer’s licensed creations are inspired by her global excursions, spiritual interests, and her sensitivity to natural materials, rich textures and nuanced color. Jennifer’s eclectic and distinctive feminine style is expressed in her cutting-edge JuniperTrail line of greeting cards for Potluck Press, contemporary shopping totes and wine bags made from 80% PET for Kaf Home and two timeless appeal collections, Flights of Faith and Travel Tapestry to Christian Inspirations and Studio Q Creations owned by Development Solutions Global.