Kathy Wisniski

About Kathy Wisniski

Kathy Wisniski brought her artistry, creativity, experience and exuberance to the Wallcovering Source Group in late 2006. In her role as LANARK Wallcovering Stylist Kathy researches market trends, designs, colors and oversees the initial production of her patterns that are part of a broad and expanding LANARK product portfolio.

In addition to a brief tenure as an independent contract wallcovering stylist, Kathy rose from Senior Designer to Design Department Manager to Stylist with a major U.S. wallcovering manufacturer, designing or styling products for a number of their industry-leading 54” wide commercial brands.  In addition to product design development her responsibilities included conducting extensive worldwide trend research and forecasting.

Prior to entering the wallcovering industry, Kathy worked in New York City as a textile designer and art director for manufacturers of children’s clothing.

Her educational and professional development includes an Associate of Arts in Fine Art degree from Miami-Dade Community College (Miami, FL), a B.F.A. in Illustration with a Minor in Art Education from the Pratt Institute (Brooklyn, NY), plus additional training at the Fashion Institute of Technology (New York, NY) and the Passalaqua School of Drawing and Illustration (New York, NY.)

Kathy is also an active member of the Color Marketing Group and the Fashion Institute of Technology Design Library.