Reflecting on 2021 and goals for this year

Reflecting on 2021 and goals for this year

I have been feeling burnt out over the last few months. At the start of the year I was swamped with Top Drawer preparations, which led to an influx of wholesale orders post-show, and then I had commissions to fulfil. After months without being able to pause I finally have some time to reflect on my achievements in 2021 and create new goals for this year. Read More
May 23, 2022
New product: washi tape

New product: washi tape

I am so pleased to introduce a new product to my stationery range - washi tape! There are 10 designs for you to enjoy - from summer-y citrus, to autumnal toadstool, to festive treat

It was an interesting challenge, both to design something so small, and to create new patterns out of my existing paintings. Read More

November 17, 2021
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botanical wooden decoration

New range of hanging decorations: houseplant leaves

I introduced wooden hanging decorations to my shop last year. The designs were Christmassy, and I thought that since the majority of my products are botanical themed I should design some more hanging decorations and make them houseplant leaf shaped! Read More
November 04, 2021
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Festive houseplants for 2021 Christmas card collection

Festive houseplants for 2021 Christmas card collection

I am so pleased to share my new Christmas card collection! It is aptly called ‘Festive Houseplants’.

This time there are four designs, and I am delighted that it involves houseplants (and a cactus). Read More

October 07, 2021
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Plants Are Magic tote bag

Plants Are Magic tote bag

My Plants Are Magic print has been extremely popular since it launched. I have been thinking about turning the illustration into a tote bag for a while, after receiving some suggestions from my customers!

I have always liked screen-printed cotton bags and really wanted to create one using my design... Read More

April 30, 2021
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All about flowers for my new Mother's Day cards

All about flowers for my new Mother's Day cards

New Mother’s Day cards are here! I have had only one design for a while now - You Are Lovely Mum. I made a new year’s resolution to develop more seasonal products, and I thought it was high time to design more Mother’s Day cards and offer even more options to treat your lovely mum. Read More

February 26, 2021
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Botanical Valentine - incorporating my love for houseplants

Botanical Valentine - incorporating my love for houseplants

Hurrah! It has been a while since I designed a Valentine’s Day card. I think it has been three years since my last collection. I am always unprepared for Valentine’s after the Christmas rush... Read More

January 23, 2021
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2020 achievements and New Year goals

2020 achievements and New Year goals

It goes without saying that 2020 has been a strange year for all of us. When talking with friends socially distanced or on video calls, there is one common question I have been asked through the year: is my business affected by coronavirus?

Unfortunately yes. All of the markets I booked in advance cancelled their events. Read More

December 31, 2020
New product: Christmas tree decorations

New product: Christmas tree decorations

In my Wildflowers Collection blog post, I talked about my ambition of getting my illustrations printed on a wide range of products such as functional wares and textiles. For Christmas I decided to try something different than designing a new set of cards and gift tags. Read More
November 17, 2020
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New print inspired by my cinnabar moth encounter

New print inspired by my cinnabar moth encounter

Hurrah! It’s the first new product of the year. I know, I know…it’s been a while. This global pandemic has really thrown me off, especially when face coverings were made mandatory. For a deaf person, not being able to see people’s faces is disconcerting. Read More

October 30, 2020
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Introducing Wildflowers collection

Introducing Wildflowers collection

I launched my newest collection on Friday – Wildflowers!

In the run up to Top Drawer in January I was advised to design a new range to launch at the event, so in the autumn last year I started to think about what my next collection would be. Read More

February 10, 2020
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Welcome 2020 and the Top Drawer event

Welcome 2020 and the Top Drawer event

I hope you all had a lovely holiday season and a great start to the New Year.

2020 already! Where did last year go? 2019 flew by as I continued to develop my art practice and grow my business and in a blink, it was gone. Read More

January 16, 2020