Category Archives: design

happy christmas!

I always have trouble thinking of what to draw for my winter card, so I was happy to come up with a snowdome illustration this year. Here are some of my initial sketches. I was originally thinking of having a … Continue reading

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Christmas cards

I’ve got these supercute robin and ivy blank holiday cards in my shop right now. There are 2 designs, and they each come in packs of 5.They’re blank inside for your own holiday message, and come with matching white envelopes. … Continue reading

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Hawaii conference

In September, after a short holiday on the Big Island, I went to Oahu with my friends Katie Baldwin and Yoonmi Nam, to attend the 3rd International Mokuhanga Conference at Honolulu University. We installed Into the Fold, an exhibition of … Continue reading

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Hong Kong visit

I’m in HK at the moment, for various projects, and just took part in the Symposium for Disaster Risk Reduction at the Hong Kong PolyU.Author Martha Keswick and I gave a presentation as part of the campaign for Disaster Risk … Continue reading

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animals asia Christmas cards

I’ve designed some Christmas cards for my favourite animal charity again this year, Animals Asia. I worked on lots of different ideas, and three were chosen for the cards. I tried to make them cute, but not too cute…If you’re … Continue reading

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River Cottage much more veg

Hugh-Fearnley-Whittingstall’s new River Cottage cookbook has just been published, illustrated by yours truly. I debuted a brand new illustration style, to keep the flavour of the illustrations I’ve done before for River Cottage, but adding a new dimension.I created a … Continue reading

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mokuhanga print

I completed one large-ish print while I was on the mokuhanga residency in Japan: one that features plants in a garden. I was inspired by the abundant greenery all around the house, and in the surrounding gardens.I did some initial … Continue reading

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toile ceramics online

My toile ceramics are now available to buy online! You can purchase them from faux in Hong Kong here, and they can deliver internationally. You can buy both the HK toile collection… and the London toile collection…Happy shopping!

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HOBBS USA

HOBBS of London, a boutique fashion brand I’ve done a bit of work for recently, famously known for being a favourite of Duchess Kate, has just opened their first US store in Greenwich Connecticut. I did several pieces of new … 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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