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Dots for Cats and Dogs

When I first started designing greeting cards they were all handmade and so too is my latest range. I have combined my love of simplicity in design with my love of paper dots using paper dots for noses of cats and dogs. The designs are available in shades of greens and blues, in shades of…

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Projects for Children

In these extraordinarily difficult times for my own well-being and hopefully for some fun I am posting regular art projects for children on my social media. For this project I have looked at different shades of green in our garden. I have drawn these illustrations digitally but pen and paper would be perfect with handwritten…

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You Are So

At the beginning of this new year I have designed a new greeting card range for the fantastic online greeting card company Thortful. The range has been designed for a number of special relatives and for a best friend and it features a collection of fun animals and birds. The new range can be found…

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Woo Woo

As 2019 comes to an end the biggest thank you to my clients and to my customers and to everyone who has supported my business. It has been a mixed year for me personally but I have loved celebrating the eighteenth and the twenty first birthdays of my children and making my first cocktail. Every…

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Christmas Postage

The shop offers free Mainland UK delivery throughout the year and this year the last day for posting will be Wednesday 18 December 2019. Thank you very much.

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Event Season

It will be a busy month as the event season has started. The first event I will be attending will be the lovely York Makers Winter Fair and at the end of the month I will be joining a super collection of Etsy sellers at the Etsy Made Local Christmas Fair. In between I am…

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Lipstick of London

And smiling as I am now represented by the wonderful illustration agency Lipstick of London and my portfolio is available to see at And I am thrilled.

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New Pocket Mirrors for Spring

With the official arrival of spring there are now four new pocket mirror designs available in the shop. At a number of events since launching my first two pocket mirrors I have been asked if I have a cat design. With the arrival of not one but two cat designs I have hopefully now made…

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