Category Archives: things I’ve made

Japan travels – food

I love sketching and photographing the wonderful, beautiful food and restaurants in Japan, but I have to be quick, before it all goes cold!We ate all sorts of dishes, from udon to kushiage, and all of it was fantastic… Here’s … Continue reading

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Japan Kyushu travels – week 2

After the mountains, we travelled to the coast, in the misty rain, ready to explore another side of Kyushu. We stayed in a hotel in Nango, and watched the changing mood of the sea and the sky…We drove and drove, … Continue reading

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wood paper box website

The collaborative printmaking and book arts project I’ve been working on with my friends Katie Baldwin and Yoonmi Nam has finally got its own website!It chronicles our two complete projects, the titular ‘wood paper box’, our most recent endeavour ‘alabama … Continue reading

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kung hei fat choi

A very happy Chinese new year of the rooster to you all!

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women who draw

I’m very proud to be a part of the women who draw website, an open directory of female professional freelance illustrators, artists and cartoonists. It was created by a group of women artists in an effort to increase¬†the visibility of … Continue reading

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osechi

Hope the year has started out well for you all. We had our Japanese New Year osechi meal at home…and I made extra so we could have it again with a different set of friends…Hope this year will be bountiful!

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christmas cards

This year I splashed out and printed my Christmas cards properly. By that I mean they were offset litho printed (rather than digital) and included a shiny copper metallic foil stamped element. Hurrah!For the design I wanted to create a … Continue reading

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BEYORG Christmas packaging

I drew a variety of cosmetic products for BEYORG‘s Christmas packaging in HK this year, creating a fun repeat pattern. It’s been used on the website and shopping bags. There are 2 colourways…… a very Christmassy red and green, and … Continue reading

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Discovery magazine

I recently managed to get a copy of Cathay Pacific’s inflight magazine featuring my HK toile bowl on the cover.They even gave me a nice little write up inside…I still love this toile so much, and am thinking of doing … Continue reading

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christmas cards for sale

I designed a limited edition small batch of christmas cards for sale this year. They’re bundled in packs of five, and there are still a few packs left if you haven’t sent your cards out yet. You can purchase them … Continue reading

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