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Nellie Le
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Attended California State University, Long Beach
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New Mixtape Plushes!
Just added these two to the shop ! Check them out! There's also a sale going on right now! Get 25% Off all Orders with code: HOTHOTHEAT
I'm Nellie, an artist & illustrator living in Los Angeles. Most of my time is spent making things and hanging out with my cat. I eat a lot of sandwiches. This is a blog documenting inspiration and everyday life. You can check out my work here.
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New in the Shop this Week
As I sell through the remaining 1in. Real Job Buttons, I'm releasing the new 1.5in version of them. They got a bit of a facelift. The first two to be released are: Marathon Napper & Pillow Fort Architect. You can get them now in the shop !
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Sad Songs Mixtape Plush
I've been working on my first plush toy ever. The basic model is just a sad little mixtape, but I'm planning on having some one-of-a-kind versions that will be exclusively available at Designer Con . I've been trying out different sizes, and made one of the...
I've been working on my first plush toy ever. The basic model is just a sad little mixtape, but I'm planning on having some one-of-a-kind versions that will be exclusively available at Designer Con. I've been trying out different sizes, and made one of the prototypes available in the shop.
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Meet Robbie the Runt! (and a mini update)
I've been a little busy with freelance stuff because…hey, I need to make money to pay bills too! I've also been interning with Amanda Visell , whose work I absolutely love! I've been learning a lot from her and Michelle Valigura , and they're sorta mentorin...
I've been a little busy with freelance stuff because…hey, I need to make money to pay bills too! I've also been interning with Amanda Visell, whose work I absolutely love! I've been learning a lot from her and Michelle Valigura, and they're sorta mentoring me too. They're starting to put some ...
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Lucky Little Friend
I've been working on adding plush to my current offerings in the shop. I've been brainstorming things to make for DesignerCon in November and plush toys were an obvious choice. I've always wanted to make my own plushes, but was afraid of getting started. I ...
I've been working on adding plush to my current offerings in the shop. I've been brainstorming things to make for DesignerCon in November and plush toys were an obvious choice. I've always wanted to make my own plushes, but was afraid of getting started. I recently got a new sewing machine as a ...
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Etsy Shop Merger
I recently had the Quiet Tiger  etsy shop name changed. It has gone through a lot of name changes since it opened in 2006, but the latest change is the final one. I'm getting ready to retire my knitting needles for good this year, but I don't want to lose a...
I recently had the Quiet Tiger etsy shop name changed. It has gone through a lot of name changes since it opened in 2006, but the latest change is the final one. I'm getting ready to retire my knitting needles for good this year, but I don't want to lose all the people who have followed my shop ...
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I've been working on my first plush toy ever. The basic model is just a sad little mixtape, but I'm planning on having some one-of-a-kind versions that will be exclusively available at Designer Con. I've been trying out different sizes, and made one of the prototypes available in the shop.
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I've been a little busy with freelance stuff because…hey, I need to make money to pay bills too! I've also been interning with Amanda Visell, whose work I absolutely love! I've been learning a lot from her and Michelle Valigura, and they're sorta mentoring me too. They're starting to put some ...
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I've been working on adding plush to my current offerings in the shop. I've been brainstorming things to make for DesignerCon in November and plush toys were an obvious choice. I've always wanted to make my own plushes, but was afraid of getting started. I recently got a new sewing machine as a ...
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I recently had the Quiet Tiger etsy shop name changed. It has gone through a lot of name changes since it opened in 2006, but the latest change is the final one. I'm getting ready to retire my knitting needles for good this year, but I don't want to lose all the people who have followed my shop ...
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In her circles
107 people
Have her in circles
164 people
David Wayne's profile photo
Eddie Chai's profile photo
shambhu kangad's profile photo
Rich Torres's profile photo
Andrea Tinchinda's profile photo
didier dupont's profile photo
thohir akbar's profile photo
Aziz Soomro's profile photo
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  • becausemaybe
    brainchild, 2005 - present
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professional dreamer extraordinaire
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The Meanest Backhand on this Side of the Pacific
Education
  • California State University, Long Beach
    BFA Graphic Design, 2008 - 2012
  • California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
    Graphic Design, 2004 - 2007