Learning to Sew

There are few books that you read inside out and back to front, all in the space of six weeks, but as soon as I picked up Tilly and The Buttons, ‘Love at First Stitch’ I was hooked. At the beginning of 2018 I had pledged to myself to learn to sew clothes…but it wasn’tContinue reading “Learning to Sew”

Exploring Floral Print Design

When I embarked on my journey designing repeat patterns with fabric in mind, instinctively I started drawing flowers.  It’s hardly surprising as blooms have dominated British Print Design historically since William Morris and have been turned into signature styles by household names of Laura Ashley and Cath Kidston.   St James’s wallpaper, designed by WilliamContinue reading “Exploring Floral Print Design”

Reclaim Creativity

After spending years writing ‘deck’s’ commonly known as Powerpoints to the average man and working in ad-land I decided to go back to my roots of arts and crafts.  It’s bringing me so much joy, so I decided to document this journey rather than keep it hidden away under my desk. I started drawing fromContinue reading “Reclaim Creativity”