Category Archives: things I’ve made

interview blog

I did an interview this week with lovely Hong Kong lifestyle blog shoebox living… Be sure to go to the actual blog to catch up on all sorts of other wonderful Hong Kong news too…

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London toile dinner plates

I’m in London, and I’ve just received some samples of my London toile dinner plates. They’re super cute!They’re made from fine bone china, blue on white, in a set of 6, and each plate has a different London icon in … Continue reading

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New York collection

Here’s a beautiful jigsaw puzzle I illustrated for Galison in New York. It features the big apple and all its wonderful sights. Really fun!In the same collection, there are also magnetic bookmarks, and sticky notes.You can buy all these things … Continue reading

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allotment

Here’s a very sweet picture of my parents-in-law’s vegetable allotment, with the sign I painted for them. Hurrah for an English summer!

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thank you

I designed some thank you cards that matched our wedding Save-the-Dates and invitations, to send our lovely guests. The illustration features the watercolour leaves from the wedding, but small pink flowers have been added to the design, to show love … Continue reading

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wedding loveliness

Designing and illustrating for my own wedding has been a pleasure. Stressful, but full of joy too. I created all the stationery first, with a green/pink/brown/white colour palette, and occasional border of green watercolour leaves, and then carried this through … Continue reading

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framed teapot print

Here’s a nice photo from kapok, advertising their hanging lights. It’s got my blue Peony etching in a pretty white frame on the right hand side!

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bath duck

I painted this rubber ducky for my niece. ‘Duck’ is her first proper word, and this one is covered with clouds and stars…

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lavender sachets

I’ve decided to make one special limited edition Mariko Jesse product collection every year. Welcome to the very first! I’ve designed and made some fabric lavender sachets that feature two of my ceramic etchings printed on the front. The reverse … Continue reading

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chocolate packaging

Chinese New Year is just round the corner, and I’ve designed some exclusive packaging for Hong Kong based personalised (you can create your own flavours!) chocolatier chocoyou. The special new year red and gold sleeve is wrapped around a gift … Continue reading

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