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Hype Vibrant Park

This week young people from Youth Fed & NCS painted the planters in Hype Vibrant Park inspired by my mural. This really brightened my week! Follow Hype on Instagram: @hypemerseyside

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Savera UK

I was recently commissioned by Savera UK to create a set of limited edition hand-illustrated plates and prints for their annual conference for National Memorial Day. Savera UK operates across the United Kingdom to provide services to individuals from Black Minority Ethnic communities who are at risk of domestic abuse. More pics here.

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Hype Merseyside Mural

Just a quick post. I spent this weekend starting a mural for the brilliant Hype Merseyside. Over the next couple of weeks I’ll be working on the mural and also working with a school in Birkenhead. I was lucky enough to have a huge tree sheltering me from the blazing sun! I managed an 11 mile […]

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Research as Art Comp

I submitted my Art Installation called IRIS into Swansea University’s Research as Art competition awards. I won the external / national award! A panel of senior figures from the Royal Institution, Nature and Research Fortnight magazine made the choices from nearly a hundred entries this year. I travelled to Swansea to attend the awards event, […]

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Glass detail

A detail pic of the beautiful glass created for the Grow Speke project. The glass clusters (made by Definitive 1) have been set in some of the cut of shapes in the cor-ten gates. More here.

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Trail running in Yorkshire

Quick post. Over the weekend I went off to Yorkshire to run with the fab Due North. I have taken part in 3 of their events now, and enjoyed each one thoroughly. Although I had a terrible cold and slight strain in my hip I ran the stunning 14 mile route, starting in Grassington and […]

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Typeface

I’ve recently been working on a sans serif corporate typeface for a logistics company (whilst at Nonconform). A lot of the characters have been built from scratch, but I used Avant Garde Gothic as a base. I’ve created Book, Book Oblique, Bold & Bold Oblique weights. (Click on the image.)

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LIPA Workshops

Today I did a series of illustration workshops with first year LIPA students. The students experimented with different drawing techniques and also explored characters and costume design.

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For Berni

Life is short and unpredictable. Rest in peace Berni (Bernadette) 18.8.1954 – 22.1.2018 xxxxxxx

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