Colour inspiration: “Out of Darkness Cometh Light”

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in Wolves in Wolves | No Comments
Colour inspiration: “Out of Darkness Cometh Light”

The Wolverhampton Pillar has endured over 1,000 years’ of weathering, so we don’t really have a lot to go on colour-wise for our Wolves in Wolves sculpture, but we reckoned as the pillar would have been so significant it would have been plastered and painted with bright, natural pigments. It was during the Dark Ages, […]

Wolves in Wolves concept: The Wolverhampton Pillar

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in Wolves in Wolves | No Comments
Wolves in Wolves concept: The Wolverhampton Pillar

We’re excited to have been selected to decorate one of the Wolves in Wolves sculptures. Here’s our submission which explains the background to our concept: The Wolverhampton Pillar, which stands in St. Peter’s Gardens has been attributed to the 9th century; an exciting time in history. This was the time of Wolverhampton’s foundation charter, of Viking […]

Wolves in Wolves: Anglo-Saxon Wolf

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in Wolves in Wolves | No Comments
Wolves in Wolves: Anglo-Saxon Wolf

This is my first post for quite a while, as I’d taken rather a long hiatus from doing anything creative (outside of client work) and so I’ve had nothing much to say. Earlier this year, I felt ready to embark on some personal projects again and as I’ve always been a bit ‘all or nothing’, […]

Wolverhampton Illustrated City project

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017 in Illustration | No Comments
Wolverhampton Illustrated City project

Wolverhampton has a concentration of places of heritage, creative and cultural interest in the city centre and around the newly recognised artists quarter on the Westside of the city. I have illustrated many of these locations, and they will be printed on promotional products to showcase the city’s cultural offering.

Gifts for book lovers: Book stack illustration cushions

Posted by on Jan 23, 2014 in Products | No Comments
Gifts for book lovers: Book stack illustration cushions

I really like these cushions, even if I do say so myself! They’re available alongside prints, mugs, phone cases, t-shirts and other things in my Society6 store.

10 tips for packaging handmade items featuring Mellybee

Posted by on Jun 24, 2013 in Featured | 10 Comments
10 tips for packaging handmade items featuring Mellybee

As I’m new to selling online, I’m still giving thought to packaging handmade items and the kind of things I could do to make the whole experience extra special (without driving my costs up too high). While this was still on my list of things to think about, I was over the moon to win a […]

Typewriter bags

Posted by on Jun 2, 2013 in Products | No Comments
Typewriter bags

Screenprinted typewriter tote bags all ironed, tagged and folded ready for sale. I’ll be including a postcard in the package as a little thank you.