UK Inspiration: Thereza Rowe & Crayonfire

This week, here’s some strong, bold colourful and characterful graphic illustration: 1. Thereza Rowe – London khjlkh kjhlkhlkhj khjkhj 2. Crayonfire (Neil Stevens) – St. Albans lkjljk jhgjkgkjg

UK Inspiration: Lil3Birdy & Naughty Dog

A couple of talented UK based surface designers to get me back into the swing of things. 1. Lil3Birdy (London) beautiful, intricate designs with birds & geometric patterns. Bird Gift Tags, Illustrated Art Designs, Turquoise Blue Grey khjlkhklhjj Cute Bird & Flower Gift Tags, Illustrated Art Designs, Blue Green Pink hjlkhjlkhj Owl Gift Tags, Ink […]

UK Inspiration Caroline Cowen & Robin and Mould

Finally some time to find some more UK based inspiration. Another random search on Etsy brings up some lovely silver jewelry and beautiful hand screenprinted home textiles. 1. Caroline Cowen (from Hertfordshire) – beautiful handmade  jewelry in quirky, pretty designs. sterling silver and cold enamel retro flower necklace kjhglkghj gerbera daisy earrings kjhglkghj sterling silver […]

Folksy Friday on a Saturday – rain rain rain

We’ve been getting ready to go away so although I picked out my Folksy picks on Friday I didn’t get a chance to post. Luckily or unluckily Mother Nature has kept up my theme for me. Rain rain rain. Not my fondest thing when I’m trying to get loads of clothes dried. But luckily some […]

(can’t believe it’s already time for another) Folksy Friday – cheeeeeese

How is it already Friday? Is it really Friday? I’m pretty sure it’s Friday so here’s my Folksy Friday. This week it’s all about cheese. We love cheese in our house. I am particularly amazed that someone has created a card that actually says exactly what Jeff and I say to each other pretty much […]

UK Inspiration – Summersville & Ruth Robinson Ceramics

I’ve been doing Folksy Friday for a while now and I really like Folksy and what it is growing into. I’ve also started getting involved with UK Handmade which is very exciting and very inspiring. There’s nothing more motivating that meeting and building relationships with people with like interests. Especially when you’re a work-from-home mum […]

Folksy Friday – Gocco

I wanted a gocco machine for ages and I got one two years ago. I think I’ve used it once. Mainly, in all fairness, because I don’t have access to an old-school carbon copier. But it’s still one of my favourite things and finding a way to use it more often is definitely up there […]