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Christmas commissions

It's been a really exciting few weeks and I've got a lovely mixed bag of work at the moment! I've been working on a bit of branding and graphic design for a new company launching in Rutland in the New Year, illustrating a Christmas card for…

Mary Poppins

My Grandma is 84 today! She is the centre of our family unit and we love her dearly. Two good things have coincided with Grandma (Great Gran)'s birthday, one I have a new printer, and two, Mary Poppins is coming to Leicester Curve... Cue…

Portrait illustration

Something new! I'm now offering portrait illustrations! This simple & stylish portrait costs £45 unframed, and is based on a photo of your choice. The picture is hand drawn in pencil and finished in watercolour. I've got space for…

Illustration of your child - a few of my favourite things

I've been taking orders for Christmas presents over the last couple of weeks and the 'a few of my favourite things' illustrations have been really popular! The illustration costs £100 unframed, and features your child in the setting of their…
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Collage with Mark Hearld

As mentioned in my earlier post about paste paper & marbling, I spent a very happy 2 days earlier in the summer with the staggeringly talented Mark Hearld. We watched him absentmindedly snipping miniature horses from scraps of waste paper…
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Paper making fun

Earlier in the summer I was so lucky to do a brilliant course at Burlingham Hall, which started off with paste papers & marbling taught by the mesmerising Victoria Hall, and ended up with 2 days of collage with Mark Hearld, one of my absolute…
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Illustrated scrapbooks

I love illustration and at the beginning of the summer I was loosening up and trying all sorts of new things, one of which was illustrating a couple of scrapbooks as gifts for our lovely reception teachers at my daughter's school. All of the…
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Massive watercolour finally finished!

It's been an amazing summer playing with the kids and we've hardly been at home! Just starting to get back into the school routine now and there are some really exciting projects on the horizon, as well as starting Uni to study Fine Art at the…