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Gates – Grow Speke

I’ve not had much time to post anything recently, so here’s a VERY BRIEF post. I’m working on an exciting new project that aims to transform a derelict wasteland into a thriving community garden. I was asked to design gates that will bookend the space. The gates are currently in production. I’m working with a wonderful […]

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Oxford Leider Festival

I’ve recently finished a lovely illustration project for the Oxford Leider classical music festival 2017 – The Last Of The Romantics – Mahler And Fin-De-Siècle Vienna. I produced a set of four Ver Sacrum inspired illustrations for the inside of the brochure, which is available to see here (There will also be printed brochures too.) I first sketched out each illustration […]

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Civic Saturdays

Over the weekend, I joined the Merseyside Civic Society at one of their public meetings to do a bit of live drawing. This meeting was held at The Lyceum, which is situated in one of my favourite places, Port Sunlight. There was also a tour around the village, even though it was bitterly cold! Afterwards […]

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Hex Ceramic

This year I’m going to try and collaborate with lots of different people, as collaboration could lead to new things, and a way of learning new processes. I was approached by Hex Ceramic who creates ceramic tiles at DoES Liverpool. We are currently playing around with a few drawings, and they are shaping up well. I will […]

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Happy Christmas

Hope you have a peaceful Christmas & New Year. I think I’ll spend my whole week off hiding in the house and also out walking in the countryside., with the occasional gin n tonic thrown in. xxx

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The Market Place – SLH

I’ve recently been working on a great project called The Market Place, for South Liverpool Homes (a client of Nonconform). The Market Place will sell fresh food and essential household goods all at a fair price for SLH tenants who are on a low income. It is a fantastic initiative, myself and the Noncon team are pleased to have […]

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Luna Xmas Range

Here’s a peep at my Christmas cards that form part of the Luna Christmas Collection, available soon!!

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