I am Catherine McAtier, a Creative Designer and Mindful Aspien.

I have been waiting until I was ready to launch for what seems like forever.  And I am finally ready to admit that I will never be ready so I’m diving in and sharing the journey.  Nothing is perfect and I strongly believe that Perfection is an Overrated Concept.

For years I have wanted to run my own business and have tried in various guises.ampic1 I have always been creative, have an eye for design and have gone down the interior design route on a number of occasions, mainly designing and making soft furnishings.  And, even if I do say so myself, I have made some really good stuff. However,much as I love putting the designs together and working with fabric it really doesn’t push all my buttons. I’m not averse to putting a room together but it’s not something I want to do all the time.

I’ve always thought of myself as a bit of a late developer.  My recent asperger’s diagnosis (albeit self-diagnosis at the moment) has made everything in my life so much clearer and helped me realise my “different”.  I’ve always known that I didn’t fit in any conventional career boxes and now feel confident in building my own Creative Space here.

I could provide the traditional bio here; had a happy childhood where my uniqueness was encouraged, got my Honours Degree in Business Economics with Marketing all in my hometown of Paisley; lived in London for a while; had a varied career in analysis, retail, administration, personnel and now back home in Paisley ready as I’ll ever be to take this creative path.

What I want to do here is provide a Creative Design Service  catering to the design and mindfulness needs of the creatively different and unique business and individual.

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I understand the Creative Mind, the ‘different’ and can help you cut through all the unnecessary b.s. Using another of my core beliefs; There are No Rules only Guidelines, I can help you find the authentic thread in your creative life.  And can create textured branding designs to bring it all to life  online.

I have grown to know the importance of Mindfulness and will share my experiences as I build a Mindfulness Toolbox that can not only be a daily go to but can be a strong reminder and help with the much needed Self Love Basics that we all need when we hit the proverbial wall.

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And to cover the needs for texture that you can hold and see in your own environment my Etsy Store will be host to my Textured Artwork.

I hope you like what you see and visit often.

Catherine