Some of you have asked me to explain what MATS is. I'm going to attempt to clarify this now. MATS is an e-course run by Lilla Rogers. Over 5 weeks we cover a variety of markets from fabric and home decor to gift. It's an...

So, I have completed my first week of Make Art That Sells and what a week it's been! This week we covered the bolt fabric market, and as much as I thought I knew about fabric and patterns, I certainly learnt a lot. Lilla Rogers...

              I have made a big decision today. One, that I hope will greatly affect my career in a positive way and help me grow as an artist and designer. The decision I made was to join Lilla Rogers Make Art That Sells e-course. I have consistently...

I'm excited to share my new surface pattern collection, Into The Wood. It's a new direction and focus for me, steering myself away from editorial illustrations to my first love of patterns. Ideally, I will begin to license these designs and as my collections grow,...

I have been working on a personal project the past 2 weeks designing a range of plates that were inspired by traditional blue and white pottery. I'm trying to design for application and think in terms of commercial use of my work. In an ideal...

My boyfriend's cat puts her paw in her drinking bowl to wash her face. ...

This week it's a slightly biased post as I am sharing one of the patterns designed by my boyfriend Aurelien. He is soon about to launch his first lampshade collection and you can see one of the first prototypes at the manufacturers below. The collection...

This week is a pattern by myself in a really pretty spring colour palette. Yellow flowers are my favourites in the garden. We have many in my garden in London,  including Bidens, which the bees love. I love how the stems move in the breeze. Bidens photo...

This weeks pattern comes courtesy of Olivia Streatfield-James. A simply beautiful landscape in repeat. Check out the little splash of luminous green with the blue! I still find it hard to repeat landscapes like this, but after seeing this I am determined to do my own....