The first of the Autumn leaves are starting to change colour here in the UK. These patterns celebrate the intricate form of the humble leaf, the print motifs taken from real leaves and worked into rich, warm Fall colours. Many trees become bare with only their hanging clusters of seeds left behind. Sycamore seeds swirl, … Continue reading Turning Leaves
I do just love everything about Pumpkins! The way they look, all the different varieties and the way they taste! Both sweet and savoury dishes! An under appreciated vegetable here in the UK in my opinion. These new designs celebrate the king of the gourds - last year I grew pumpkins for the first time … Continue reading Pumpkin Season Is Here!
The online portfolio is getting a big injection of new work! Over the Summer I have been busy working away at all sorts of designs, now I am adding these to the online portfolio so take a look of what I've been up to! More designs being added all this week.
With the attitude of wanting to explore as many aspects of illustration as I can, recently I've been busy working towards opening an online shop purely for digital artworks. Instead of buying a physical print which gets sent in the mail the customer simply buys the digital file and either prints it themselves or has … Continue reading Digital Artworks in the Making!
Wanting to better promote my products online I did a lot of research and reading on what end buyers respond to best. One of the things that cropped up time and again was seeing the product in the 'real world' rather than against a flat, plain background. With this in mind I set up some … Continue reading Product Photo Shoot In The Studio
Over the past couple of months I've been working hard to produce lots of new work to be able to publish my first portfolio look book and it has arrived! I'm very pleased with the quailty from Blurb books. With this in hand (and e-book version) I'm now ready to start approaching clients with a … Continue reading New Printed Portfolio Book
I've had a tidy up of my studio for photos to include my upcoming portfolio book. I thought I'd take the oppurtunity to share with you my workspace. This is my computer setup where I take hand drawn sketches and paintings into Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator to work into a placment piece or repeating pattern. … Continue reading Studio Scenes
For a limited time any orders from my Etsy shop will receive a free mini mountains print as a thank-you for supporting independent artists! It may seem a small thing for an individual purchase but every sale makes every Etsy seller do a little happy dance and further supports their hard work and dream to … Continue reading A Little Thank You For Supporting Independent Artists
Stunned to announce that I have won the Make it in Design Trade Show competition! All the entries where so great I didn't think I'd be in with a chance! Here's what the judges said "Harriet presented a wonderfully cohesive collection which was so rich and inviting to all of the MIID team. We loved … Continue reading Winner! Make It In Design Trade Show Competition
I'm excited to announce that I have been shortlisted for the Make it in Design Trade Show Competition! Huge congrats to all the other finalists, winner gets announced Monday! See my entry and the other finalists here at the Make It In Design blog.