Like the artful influences experienced by the woman herself, Cornell’s licensed designs have an artistic sense that Cornell believes is unique to the licensing marketplace. “It’s unusual for a retailer, manufacturer or licensed designer to be art driven like myself. For me, I think that’s largely due to my background in, and love of, textiles. As with an artist’s canvas or a bolt of cloth, I start my designs with the big picture and work my way down to the details!”