New Greetings Cards for Spring 2021

New Greetings Cards for Spring 2021

Whilst the pandemic and all the ensuing lock-downs have brought about many terrible and sad things, I have been very lucky to spend time in my garden; nurturing, reflecting, encouraging and sketching…

The HOPE range of greetings cards

The HOPE range of greetings cards

To accompany my Spring and Autumn ranges of black and white floral sketch cards, I wanted to delve into and research the Victorian ‘language of flowers’. As the pandemic continued, I wanted to find flowers in my garden that signified ‘hope and...
More Dictionary Commissions!

More Dictionary Commissions!

I’ve been asked to illustrate a number of dictionary commissions recently, working straight onto the pages of a dictionary published in 1858. This little bee is currently looking for a new home (along with a squirrel and a hedgehog) and is available for sale at...
New limited edition Super Heroes cards

New limited edition Super Heroes cards

In these current unprecedented and very strange times, as well as the amazing NHS staff, I also wanted to thank and praise all the other unsung front line workers, who have kept on working through this crisis and looking after us all. This card is the result – I...
Teen Illustration workshops

Teen Illustration workshops

I’m delighted to be working with local budding teenage Illustrators over the next 5 weeks. There are a couple of spaces left, so if you know of anyone who would like to come, please do call the Leicestershire Craft Centre on 01858 466692 to book your...
Commissions available

Commissions available

Do you have a special event or a family occasion that you’d like to commemorate? Have you ever considered an original illustrated piece? I am often asked to illustrate family members, draw at conferences or record peoples’ reactions to special events in schools,...
Pet Portraits

Pet Portraits

I have just finished drawing this gorgeous black Labrador pet portrait in my trusty ‘B’ pencil! Using many sketches from life and a few reference photos, the portrait took nearly 2 days to complete and I have enjoyed every amazing, challenging moment! I...
Take One Brick

Take One Brick

I have been working with Pinchmill Lower School for the past year, to create an organic, external mural entitled ‘Take One Brick’. Each child in the school has drawn something unique and special to them, inspired by their school motto, which has then been...
Radiator Cover Designs for Radwraps

Radiator Cover Designs for Radwraps

I’ve been having a lovely time designing radiator covers for a new and innovative company, Radwraps. I was contacted on Social media by the Managing Director and am now happily coming up with new ideas for radiator covers specifically to go in schools and nurseries....
Mural Boards Commission for Westfield School, Bedford

Mural Boards Commission for Westfield School, Bedford

I have just completed 15 of these huge, colourful subject boards for a fantastic School in Bedford. Designed to be ‘transportable’ (although they’re 2.4m by 1.2m!), these boards can be placed anywhere in the school for anyone to enjoy them! The background for...
St Monica’s Nursery Mural

St Monica’s Nursery Mural

One of my most favourite commissions of 2016! This entirely interactive external nursery mural for a School in Milton Keynes, took 9 days to complete – and the painting was only stopped for an hour due to rain! More of my mural work can be seen on my mural...