March Madness
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What a month March turned out to be.   I launched an online shop with the lovely peeps over at Contrado in London and have been busy adding lots of products to my shop ever since.  So far I have been using designs from my portfolio but I will be … Read More

New Look Website
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  In December I started a new job at the University Centre Somerset and thought that three days a week there would afford me plenty of time on my days off to catch up with friends, housework, days out, sketching, painting and more leisurely activities. But it seems that is … Read More

Shop Announcement
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After many, many hours of work. Several pots of coffee and tonnes of support from my friends, family and customers I have finally got my online shop to a point where I am ready to throw open the doors.I will be adding new products and designs all the time so keep … Read More

COMING SOON ……
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I will soon be opening an online fabric shop for you to buy some of my designs on a variety of fabrics by the metre. More details to follow soon.

My Little Shop in the Big Shop
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Earlier this month I took the plunge and opened a little shop unit in The Emporium in Wellington.  Housed in a converted chapel it’s an eclectic mix of around 45 traders offering gifts and home decor items. Many are made by local artists and designers and together they create an … Read More

What’s Next?
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So the 100 Day Challenge got rudely interrupted by real, actual work.   This in turn has made me refocus and consider the the direction I want my design work to go in. Amidst all this activity I managed to complete the first brief from Rachael Taylor’s Make It In … Read More

Exciting Week Ahead
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  This week is going to be busy, busy, busy……. Fresh back from an amazing break walking in the Austrian Alps, I’m returning to Uni for my third and final year!  New brief to work on and lots of planning for the year ahead.  I’ll post progress when I have … Read More

Fox Brothers – Day One
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Hi everyone, Today was the first day of my “mill experience” with Fox Brothers in Wellington, Somerset.  Famous for their long and illustrious history as producers of finest flannel, worsted and woollen cloths they have been at the mill for over 250 years.     Over the next couple of … Read More

Somerset College at the Surface Design Show 2015
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Today I am focusing on the amazing students at Somerset College and their stand at last week’s Surface Design Show.  The stand was in a great position on the top floor of the show overlooking the main stage and having a view of the beautiful roof of the Business Design … Read More

Watching Paint Dry
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I am incredibly impatient whilst painting and hate waiting for paint layers to dry.  To avoid the inevitable “fiddling” that results in mistakes I have been browsing the internet for interesting blogs to follow. The choice is vaster than vast but I did stumble across a gem this afternoon which … Read More