Mother Nature gives us so much and not in the least, natural design inspiration.
Mother Nature's beauty, diversity and power have been a rich source of inspiration for design for centuries. All of Mother Natures wonderful creations provide a platform to tell a story about the life giving force of Mother Nature, how we interact with her and how we should treasure and care for her.
Mother Nature inspired T-Shirt designs are intricate and teeming with life. Print designs are heavily influenced by Mother Natures botanical diversity but also include details such as microscopic plant & insect studies, reptiles, animals, lush landscapes, mineral textures and earthy elements. Print designs use refreshing and revitalising natural color palettes to create a sense of serenity and connection.
So it’s time to embrace the world’s natural wonders as this T-Shirt print trend will definitely continue to grow!!.
1- BOTANICAL ANATOMY
Vintage botanical illustrations create a beautiful connection between nature and anatomical studies. Foliage, exotic birds and insects are creatively entwined with body parts or skeleton elements.
2- DEEP ROOTS
Mother Nature takes over with the twisted roots, branches and twigs of ancient trees of life. Morphing with and emerging from man made objects as a way of reminding us of her power.
3- NATURES LENS
Taking a close up look at the intricate details of nature. The delicate beauty of dragon fly wings, the unique patterns of reptile skin or the stunning variety of bird feathers all form inspiration for seamless patterns or textural detail.
An exploration of the natural history of insect specimens and studies. The variety of insects on this planet is vast, all providing their own unique shapes, colors and patterns to inspire print design. From fluttering butterflies to creepy crawly arthropods.
5- TYPOGRAPHY & NATURE
Jungle leaves tumble and flowers entwine letters to create sophisticated typography prints. Weave in a few snakes or insects to create T-Shirt print designs teeming with life.
6- NATURES BOUQUET
Vintage botanical studies are the key influence for floral designs. Stems, stalks, stamens and petals are combined to create moody botanical prints in illustrated or painted finishes.
Big, small, soft, plentiful, or exotic. The feather motif is timeless and fascinating. The natural beauty and extraordinary variety of bird feathers provides an endless resource for T-Shirt print design.
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