Good evening sisters! So it is less than a week until my first ever market stall, and I wanted to share all the things I am preparing to sell, as well as my packaging and display ideas. Let's have a look... First the most exciting thing: my final Christmas card designs have been sent to … Continue reading Sunday Sunray News: preparation for my first ever market stall
Good evening sisters! Can you believe that there is just one month left of 2016?! But before we start mentioning resolutions (shhh!) and "did that really happen?!", take a minute to celebrate the little moments that made you happy during November... Here are a few of mine: An awesome fireworks night with my lovely Fraz at Victoria Park in … Continue reading November Happy Highlights
Episode four of playtime is here: a mixtape from me to you, complete with handwritten list and abstract painting! This time my choices are mainly current tunes with some older songs sprinkled in, all of which are quickly becoming new favourites; basically all the songs stuck in my head right now. The list begins with Laura Marling's beautiful new song, 'Soothing', which is now … Continue reading Playtime #4: featuring Massive Attack and Laura Marling
Hello sisters! This week I received my first ever Etsy sale! How exciting!!! So I thought I would share a little peek at how I packed up the parcel to make it extra lovely, and what you can expect if you order some sweet things from my Etsy shop too! Packaging essentials: Paper bags - … Continue reading Sunday Sunray News: My first ever Etsy sale!
Seeing as it is exactly one month until Christmas, I thought it might be appropriate, (if a little cheeky) to share my wish list of creative items that I am dreaming about right now. Plus it's not only Christmas, but also my birthday two days later - so, you know, I've got to get all the requests … Continue reading Top Ten Creative Items on my Christmas (and Birthday) Wish List 2016!
Welcome back! Today I bring you a new illustration and a very quick post! In the past few months I have been enjoying Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels. Last week I finished the third book, 'Equal Rites', and really loved the main character Esk. So I have created my own version of the book cover, featuring the young … Continue reading Cover Art: Equal Rites by Terry Pratchett
Hello sisters! Sunday Sunray News is my opportunity to share my latest projects and progress with you, and this week I have some exciting things up my sleeve. If you missed it last week, you can catch up on my previous news, featuring my second batch of dolls. I also renamed my to-do list: it is now my will-do list! … Continue reading Sunday Sunray News: Christmas Cards! Business Cards!
Welcome to episode three of my regular music playlist series! This time my song selections are female fronted, electronic, pop-y beauties, which are great for a little living-room boogie. So get out of your Friday sofa slump and get up and groove, because you've got those moves! (Also some of these music videos are a little on … Continue reading Playtime #3: featuring St. Vincent and Grimes
Here is something a little bit fun and silly, but possibly useful: a mishmash of all the bits and bobs I've come across on the wonderful world-wide web in the recent weeks. (The illustration I promised in my previous post isn't quite ready, so I will have to save it for next Tuesday). Welcome … Continue reading Random Round-up #1: zines, favourite illustrators and more!