Archives for 2014

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Made By Hand, Cardiff

After many months of preparation the Made by Hand contemporary Craft Fair was finally in Cardiff! A frenetic setup day later, the doors opened to an eager queue of visitors, keen to be the first to soak up the showcase of a selection of Britain’s...
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Islington Contemporary Art & Design Fair

I was recently invited by the curator to take part in the ICADF at Candid Arts Gallery in London. Having never exhibited in London, I took it as an opportunity to break new ground. Negotiating the tube with my giant suitcase of stock was no mean feat,...
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Kew Gardens

After scouring the various weekends between our the end of the summer and Christmas, ridiculously there were only seemed to be 1 sensible weekend that my husband and I could set aside to finally visit Kew Gardens. September came and went in a busy flurry,...
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Contemporary Craft Festival, Bovey Tracey

Well, after a huge delay & an extended honeymoon, I am finally writing about the wonderful day I had exploring the Contemporary Craft Festival back in June. It was so inspiring to meet all the talented makers and talk to them about their individual...
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After postponing our honeymoon for almost a year to make sure we made the most of it, my husband and I booked an epic month off to explore Sicily and its surrounding Islands. I couldn’t resist keeping an eye out for any lovely local makers and producers....
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Bristol Big Green Week

The weather was on our side this weekend for a fantastic celebration of All Things Green. Local craftspeople, artists and foodies and fair traders filled the streets of Bristol’s old town to showcase their wares to the eco-conscious public. The...
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Snapped Up Market: Furry Little Creatures

A few weeks ago, I was a bit sad. I decided to draw a lemur (of course) to cheer myself up. In a lucky twist, this season’s edition of Snapped Up Market at our very own Printhaus was to be Furry Little Creatures. I decided that it would be a...
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Class of Printhaus Teatowel

Despite having the screen printing workshop at Printhaus just down the corridor from my studio, I haven’t really got to grips with screen printing over my time there. When an informal workshop was scheduled for in Haus members, I was keen to get...
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Rhiwbina’s Handmade Market

After the roaring success of the Christmas Market, I was delighted to be involved with the 2nd Rhiwbina’s Handmade Market. The organiser April Liddel did us all proud with her advertising efforts, drawing an impressive 900+ shoppers to the Memorial...
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Shiny New Website!

Hello and welcome to my brand new website! I’m very excited about the updates, so please have a browse around and see what’s new…You can now find all my past projects under the About header in the Portfolio section.
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Arwen the Ready Gets Sick

A very special friend of mine has recently been really ill in hospital. As a fellow pirate, I knew how frustrated she would be by being out of action and cooped up inside. I imagined her causing havoc around the hospital trying desperately to stem her...
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