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Darkly Floral

Continuing with the darker palette in mind I have created two watercolour floral prints that are darkly romantic, Anemones and Tulips. . . . .

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Tapestry Pansys

This design has been inspired by tapestries, and by pixilation.  This has developed from my initial research on traditional textile processes. . .

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Blue Garden

I have just finished some of my latest prints, inspired by traditional textile processes such as lace, white work, embroidery, and block printing.  I drew these designs predominately using ink pens, and felt tip pens.  The first lace design proved quite tricky to make into a repeat, as I made it in two layers, the thicker floral areas and then the mesh background which was engineered around the florals.      

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Fantasy Decorating...

The beginning of a new collection, a time of research and inspiration hunting.  Recently I have to admit my mind hasn't exactly been on the job.  Although I have been spending hours researching, creating mood-boards and exploring colour ideas, this hasn't been for my new collection.  I am flat hunting. Enough is enough.  No matter how much you love the original features of a Victorian abode; when you are lying in bed beneath multiple blankets (both of the electric and non electric variety), duvets, and eiderdowns watching your own breath in front of the words of the book you are trying to read with gloved hands; thoughts drift through your head of warmer times.  The idea of a double glazed,...

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Vintage Ploynesian Style Holidays

I am coming to an end with my current vintage polynesian holiday themed summer print collection.  This collection was designed for Spring Summer 2013, with  the aim to be able to mix and match; creating mix-matched summer suits.  I want the red Imperial Paisley print to become a reality, especially in the pyjama style suit!      

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