Rosie Kanellis grew up in Queens, New York. She graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology in 1986 with a degree in Fashion Design. She has worked for Gap, Club Monaco, Uniqlo, DKNY, and many others. In 2005, after giving birth to her son, she decided to head in a new direction working on prints, graphics, and illustration and started Acme Print Studio based out of Brooklyn, N.Y. Her clients include, Carters, Gap, Joe Fresh, Amazon, Walmart, Bonobos, Old Navy, and many more. Rosie lives in Williamsburg with her husband Ian and son Wylie. She feels lucky to be able to draw every day.
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