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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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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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happy new year!

I was given this lovely simple shimekazari to put on the door, made of straw and rice, to ward off evil spirits and invite the good ones in. Let’s hope it works!Today we enjoyed a Japanese osechi meal, all handmade … Continue reading

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Waitrose Christmas

For this year’s Waitrose Christmas magazine in the UK, I drew images that would be used as backdrops for the hampers special photoshoot.I created the illustrations, but as I couldn’t be on location, a specialist did the physical chalk drawings … Continue reading

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WOM dining guide

I worked on the new WOM dining guide in HK, and I really like the glossy brightness of the cover. I created an illustration about food and drink in HK, and managed to feature all my favourite buildings.As this issue … Continue reading

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River Cottage light & easy

I illustrated Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s new cookbook, which is available now, and it’s lovely! The recipes are totally amazing, especially when you realise that they’re gluten & dairy free. My illustrations throughout the book are drawn in colour pencil, so I … Continue reading

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pizza cake

We went to a friend’s pizza party last week and made these amazing dessert pizza cakes! The bases are sponge cakes, with coloured buttercream for the tomato sauce, white chocolate ganache for the melted cheese, fruit leather pepperoni, hollowed-out liquorice … Continue reading

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Hong Kong food guide

I’ve recently done the cover and inside chapter artwork for the Word of Mouth restaurant guide for Hong Kong and Macau. It’s full of amazing reviews and ideas…I worked on the book with Sandy at Lui & Co design company … Continue reading

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Hugh’s Three Good Things

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s new cookbook is here!Published by Bloomsbury in the UK, there are lovely illustrations by me, and gorgeous photographs by Simon Wheeler, all laid out by the wonderful art director Lawrence Morton.I’ve created illustrations of the ingredients in watercolour … Continue reading

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happy birthday me!

Yesterday was my birthday, hurrah! Here’s a little sketch of my birthday raspberry and rose cake, made with real rose petals…

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