Screen Printed Business Cards

To maintain the handmade nature of my things, I decided to try screen printing my own business cards. It may not be practical in the long term, but it provides an opportunity for me to practice my screen printing on something useful! I had a go at printing...
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Chinese Satchel Commission

My first full sized bag as the Pocket Pirate. I used a brilliant lattice leather belt for the strap that I found at a charity shop – great thing because it has already been worn in, so the leather has that lovely sheen to it. The inside has a zip...
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Launch at the ss Great Britain…

I am very excited to announce the children’s jigsaw puzzle I designed is now available to buy in the ss Great Britain Shop, Bristol  
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Market at the Moon, pt2

Thank you so much to all those who came down to support the very first Market at the Moon (Full Moon pub, Stokes Croft Bristol). Despite the heavy showers there was a lovely atmosphere – here’s to many more leisurely Saturdays spent on the...
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Market at the Moon

  I have a stall at this new Bristol fayre…come along and buy something beautiful!  
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Laptop Commission

With lots of commissions to work on this month, I have just completed my first laptop case! Here are some photos from my sunshiny waterside garden.              
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The Day of the Hare

A venture up north to visit my sister took us to Yorkshire Sculpture Park. Walking in the shadows of these magnificent beasties unearthed polished treasures hiding in their fur…
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Snapped Up Market at Printhaus Workshops, 25th March

Hello all! Apologies for the lack of updates, I have been working backstage on National Theatre Wales’ production of A Provincial Life by Peter Gill. But now it’s back to the workshop ready for my first market of the year – this will be at my studio...
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My new favourite thing

I have wanted to make this bag for a long time now and other things kept taking over… I’m so glad I have finally got round to doing it. I’m so pleased with the way it has come out – keep your eyes open for upcoming evolutions of...
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I saw you and wished you were mine…

  I saw you, beautiful bike near the bay in Cardiff…from the hand-painted flowers on your frame to the tassels on your handlebars – I saw you and wished you were mine…
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hello world!

Hello and welcome to the pocketpirate blog. Wishing you all a healthy and happy new year – may it be one of hidden treasures…
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