Marcie Carson graduated with honors in Fine Art and Communications from UC Santa Barbara, yet she began her career in fashion — touring with Madonna as a costumer. Inspired by her international travels, she opened her own graphic design firm in 1995. Marcie’s distinctive design approach has been extensively honored and published, garnering hundreds of awards and appearances. In 2012, Marcie launched MIXT Studio — an eco-friendly lifestyle brand based in Hermosa Beach, CA, bringing fresh ideas and inspirational products to the marketplace.