Demure to Daring: Pretty Nostalgic Magazine

Demure to Daring: Pretty Nostalgic Magazine

I was commissioned by Pretty Nostalgic Magazine to produce 8 swimsuit illustrations, a background and title page for a 3 page spread on the swimsuit evolution for their 8th issue. The era’s selected were 1870, 1890, 1920, 1930, 1940, 1950, 1960 and a special look at the million dollar mermaid. I created this beach effect … Continue reading

IDOL Magazine

IDOL Magazine

I  recently had a feature written on me by Ewa Kubianka from IDOL Magazine  Idol Magazine provides a platform to showcase the worlds of fashion, art, music and film, where they bring truly inspirational people to light and give them recognition. IDOL is an explosive amalgamation of under-the-radar talent; providing a launch-pad for dreamers and a showcase for hard-workers. … Continue reading

Fun with Icing Tubes

Fun with Icing Tubes

I currently work part time at a hardware store and the other day I  decided to clean out the old the stock room. I found, under a pile of old boxes, a tin of Tala icing tubes from the 1970’s . It was an object that I instantly fell in love with and wanted to … Continue reading

The Egyptian Pier

The Egyptian Pier

Landscapes are not my normal subject but I have recently been commissioned to do a couple. My Sister-in-law commissioned me before Christmas to create this A1 landscape taken from a photo in Egypt. I started with a water colour base and then finished the detail using colour pencils.

A Magical Tour

A Magical Tour

At the beginning of December I visited the Warner Brothers studio for the Harry Potter tour.  It was magical :) The whole tour was fantastic, but my favourite part was the graphic design section. So much work had gone into these props, even though they were possibly only seen for a couple of seconds or … Continue reading

Jingle bell rocking robin.

Jingle bell rocking robin.

Here is the design for my Christmas cards this year. I have just kept it simplistic with a minimal amount of colour. I have always found robins very christmasy and I just loved this ones pose. He looked like a right rocking robin. This is what I put on the back of the cards. It … Continue reading

A winter warmer

A winter warmer

A sneak peek at some of the illustrations I have done for the next issue Another Escape. They have been created to partner a recipe but you will have to wait for the next issue to see the winter warmer recipe in full.

Berry Fingers

Berry Fingers

This is the blackberry piece I have been working on recently. Over the last month we have been picking buckets of blackberries on the farm. I just love the way the blackberries dye your hands, all the different shades of purples and pinks. My niece modeled her hands for me so I could illustrate them.