Category Archives: new york

East Coast trip

I’ve just come home from a wonderful visit in New York and Washington DC. I love NY, and it felt wonderful to meet friends and wander in all my special spots… I showed my portfolio, ate fun dinners, and saw … Continue reading

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Dr Oz Magazine

I did some chalk drawing backdrops a few months ago for Dr Oz The Good Life Magazine in New York, and I just got a printed copy, yay!I love this one with the frosty blue colour and wintery trees. Here’s … Continue reading

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Tiffany mug on lifestyle blog

My NY Tiffany mugs have been included on the Top 5 High Fashion Designer Coffee Mugs list on luxury lifestyle blog Affluence Avenue. Thanks guys!

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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.

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Sparkhouse mural

I’ve just been to Sparkhouse, in South Orange, New Jersey, to add another little character to the growing collection on the walls of my friend’s toy store. It’s always nice to do a little favour…I’m now trying to think of … 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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digital sketchbook

My sketchbook for the Art House Co-op 2012 tour (‘Forks  and Spoons, and what we think about them’) has been scanned and is now available to view online in their digital library. Just register, and feel free to browse. There … Continue reading

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Wall Street Journal

I went to visit the art department of the Wall Street Journal in New York, and got a copy of the ‘Off Duty’ section of the paper that I did a fashion cover for in December. I’m so happy with … Continue reading

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wedding invitations

So, my good friend Ping got married this May, and I designed his wedding invitations, and also created a special map for him of Central Park in NY (where he made his romantic proposal). The style brief for the invitation … Continue reading

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New York visit

Hello again, here are a few items of Mariko news from NY… I went to see my ceramic products on display in Tiffanys on Fifth Avenue. Hurrah! They’d sold out of the mugs, which was great to hear. I painted … Continue reading

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