Category Archives: Uncategorized

Star Trek improv

I went to watch Phasers on Stun a Star Trek improv group in San Francisco and I absolutely loved it! The actors was so versatile, playing starship crewmembers, aliens, animals, and sometimes even playing two characters on stage at once.This … Continue reading

Posted in drawings, friends, illustration, lifestyle, people, performing arts, San Francisco, sketchbooks, special commissions, things I've made, travel, Uncategorized, USA | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Star Trek improv

social media update

Hello! I’m finally upping my social media presence, and am now on twitter and instagram, as well as facebook. Tweet me, follow me, and let’s all be online more together. Here’s a sample of what you could be seeing on … Continue reading

Posted in friends, illustration, lifestyle, people, things I've made, Uncategorized, websites | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on social media update

Design School Wisdom

I gave a quote for this book published by Chronicle Books, containing sayings and advice from a variety of designers and design teachers. My quote has been featured on the inside cover. In all my time teaching at St Martin’s, … Continue reading

Posted in books, design, lifestyle, products, shopping, teaching, Uncategorized, USA | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Design School Wisdom

Yosemite

Last weekend, we went to Yosemite National Park. It was awesome. All the views were glorious, with constant unbelievably blue skies.We explored the valley and watched the clouds, and marvelled at the incredible waterfalls and towering rocks.I did some sketches, … Continue reading

Posted in drawings, painting, photography, travel, Uncategorized, USA | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Yosemite

exhibition weekend in San Fransciso

Thank you to everyone who made it along to see our printmaking studio exhibition in the Mission this weekend. There was an amazing selection of prints on show, in all sorts of techniques.The opening on saturday evening was super busy … Continue reading

Posted in editions, exhibitions, illustration, lifestyle, printmaking, things I've made, Uncategorized, USA | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on exhibition weekend in San Fransciso

slice of pear

This year I’m working on a collaborative mokuhanga project with my friends Yoonmi Nam and Katie Baldwin. We’re going to give a presentation and hold an exhibition of the work we produce at the International Mokuhanga Conference in Tokyo in … Continue reading

Posted in design, drawings, exhibitions, food, friends, japan, printmaking, things I've made, travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on slice of pear

ice hockey

I went to see the San Jose Sharks play ice hockey recently. It was pretty amazing. Especially when the players all skated into the rink through a huge shark’s head!I tried to sketch them as they played, but they moved … Continue reading

Posted in drawings, friends, lifestyle, people, photography, sketchbooks, sport, Uncategorized, USA | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on ice hockey

Kung Hei Fat Choi!

I designed 2 different sets of adorable lai see red pockets for clients in HK this year. The first were for BEYORG, celebrating the year of the horse, with cute horses doing various traditional New Year things, in lucky red … Continue reading

Posted in design, drawings, hong kong, illustration, lifestyle, products, shopping, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Kung Hei Fat Choi!

Chinese New Year ceramic gift set

Chinese New Year is rapidly approaching, and this pretty new set of my HK toile ceramics might be just what you need to see in the start of the Year of the Horse…I love the little dim sum and egg … Continue reading

Posted in design, food, hong kong, illustration, products, shopping, things I've made, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Chinese New Year ceramic gift set

Tiffany & Co. mugs

My Fifth Avenue Tiffany designs have been made into special little versions in Japan, with angled sides. Little and cute works well there! They’re available exclusively in Japan, either in store or online.

Posted in design, drawings, food, illustration, maps, new york, shopping, special commissions, things I've made, Uncategorized, USA | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment