Angela Nickeas was born in Manchester, England and received a BA (with Honors) in Surface Pattern Design at Staffordshire University in 2002. Since graduating, she has worked mainly in the home textile and furnishing market, designing patterns and styling ranges for a number of major UK retailers and international clients. In 2010, Angela became a freelance artist and began various design projects for UK and European customers. Angela currently licenses her artwork through the print studio Pink Light Design.