Tropicals and Justin Bieber

Today I am mostly working on some tropicals for summer 2017 and I’m listening to Justin Bieber – very loud because the squids are at school and therefore can’t tell me to turn it down! They like a bit of Justin themselves but not as much as me…….and when the time
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Yay for World Book Day!

Yay, it’s World Book Day! So I thought I’d blog about a picture book that I bought recently called Poles Apart by Jeanne Willis and illustrated by Jarvis. The illustrations are so beautiful and unite with the story effortlessly. I particularly like the scenes of New York and Venice – they are both places I’d
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Pinteresting

I love a quick scroll through Pinterest and have come across several textile designs that I’ve sold and haven’t seen in the shops for whatever reason. I know I miss out on lots of my artwork/designs which sell in the U.S.A too, so anyway here’s a few: Share this:
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A Phantom Raspberry Blower!

Well I’ve been off half terming (Yay) and also trying to bust out a tiny bit of work while the Squids were otherwise occupied but I’m back now. Anyway I thought I’d tell you our Phantom Raspberry Blower story today. A few weekends ago we went for a walk in our local forest, we were
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This Valentine’s Day….

…I’m saying it with biscuits! We have a chalkboard in our kitchen and sometimes I write something motivational on it and sometimes the kids use it to write on and this week Littlest wrote in chalk Everyone Should Love. That was it and I rather liked it because it’s good advice and is
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Always include a Panda!

Part of an illustration I’ve been working on! Yes it includes a Panda, in brackets  – of course! Sometimes we have to believe in our artistic style and keep believing. It’s like talking, it’s your personal voice! Keep drawing, illustrating, designing, and creating your way!         Share
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