Fair Preparation, Round 2

It’s that time of year again! House of Illustration’s Summer Illustrators Fair is coming up and I am again going to be exhibiting with Momoko and Sangeeta. Come check us out on Saturday 30th June between 11am and 5pm by House of Illustration – we’d love to see you! I will be selling postcards, bunting…

A Day at the Barbican

The Barbican is always a great place to draw, but for all the times I’ve been there I’d never drawn in the conservatory before. It’s such a beautiful and peaceful place, and full of lush and vibrant plant life. It was great to draw some cacti and then head over to the cafe and back…

Sicily I love you

I’ve just come back from a trip to Sicily… what a beautiful place!! I fell in love with the lush countryside and towns and crumbling ruins and amazing food. It was also a lovely place to draw! Aci Castello a few miles north of Catania At the Greek Theatre in Siracusa Enjoying life in the…

Project Pandora

For the last few months I have been working on something really special. Back in July I was given the opportunity to work with a theatre company called NMT Automatics to create illustrations for their production of Pandora’s Box, which has recently finished touring. I was filmed while creating the illustrations, and the film was…

My Summer of Art

As every Londoner knows, whether adopted or otherwise, London is glorious in the sunshine. Here are a couple of my highlights from this Summer! Sitting outside of City Hall on an evening Urban Sketchers session.   Swans and Canadian Geese in Hyde Park. Another Urban Sketchers day out. Roll on next Summer!

The Illustrators’ Fair

It’s almost every artist’s dream to be able to show their work, whether on a large scale or small scale, at a full exhibition or as part of a group. For me, the first real opportunity for me to show my work came at House of Illustration’s Summer Illustrator’s Fair last month. And what a…

Bunting Everywhere 

Since I made the first lot of bunting last week I’ve gone bunting crazy and made 2 more lots for sale. It’s such a nice thing to make – takes a long time but is relaxing because it’s so methodical.  I’m loving it and I hope people at the fair will be too!