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… Read more Turning Leaves →
I’ve just finished a new botanical pattern that I’m really pleased with. About to upload to some Print On Demand shop sites so available on products very soon!
New pattern ‘Epiphytes’ based on air-plants growing on branches I saw at Kew Gardens. A few colourways here, I think I like the pale green and yellow best. I’d like… Read more New Pattern, First of many Plant themed designs! →
My next pattern to go towards my Norway collection. During a walk on a holiday in Norway I saw many stands of young, slender Silver Birch trees and got inspired!… Read more Inky Silver Birches: Pattern Design →
Over the past 10 days I’ve undertaken my first 100 days project with the aim of re-defining my drawing style making it more versatile and appealing. Some days it is… Read more 100 Days Project: First 10 Days of Illustration →
This week I have entered a new design into the Spoonflower design challenge. This weeks theme is Whimsical Watercolour Insects. I’ve greatly enjoyed doing this design and am pleased with… Read more Watercolour Insects Design Challenge →
I’ve been working hard in the evenings over the last few weeks on a new venture of pattern design for fabric and other applications! Getting back into drawing and illustration… Read more Jackalope Jinx Fabric Design – Spoonflower Competition →
It’s all been a bit quiet on the blog here – I’ve been re-learning Adobe Illustrator and re-working drawings from sketchbooks into designs and repeating patterns for surface design! These… Read more Foray into Surface Design – Patterns Galore! →