Archive | Art and craft

If in doubt – or just for fun – Christmas walls!

Picture tutorial So, walls. I live in a rented flat, like many others. Now, going on our previous flat’s deposit returned back to us, pre-warned to us by the chat from the over excitable deposit minus-ing service, blu-tac is ‘wall murder’ – Sir £ monitor took his job very seriously. But as much as I […]

December 13, 2012Art and craftContinue Reading

Shipshape Web Doors Open – tonight

The fabulous Shipshape Studio (in issue two of Lionheart Magazine), are having an opening PARTY tonight. The Shipshape Studio Shop is an independent London-based online shop run by Emily and Adam. Inside their online boutique you’ll find fantastic clothing, art and homeware – all hand-picked just for you. The shop opened a little while ago […]

August 9, 2012Art and craftContinue Reading

diary date with tea and cake

CAKE! TEA! This weekend I am positive you will be indulging in both of these and if not, *gasp* but why? ! Everyone loves the tea and cake these days – always have really, non? – Anyway, why not toast the Jubilee with one of the Lionheart illustrators and her chums Tea Pigs and Co? […]

May 30, 2012Art and craft, Events, IllustrationContinue Reading

The Queen.

Queen Elizabeth II smiling broadly on her wedding day (source) Watching the Queen’s coronation from 1952; the slow methodical walking, full skirted heavily detailed dress, unwavering expression, serious yet fuzzy grey picture and crackling choir of voices, is watching something that made up many dreams. Regardless about how you feel about the Royals, history, hope […]

May 29, 2012Art and craft, Fashion, IllustrationContinue Reading

As Petals Fall at the Lionheart Launch

I’ve known Kate since university, she’s a very talented textile designer – her work is delicate and full of a deep love and understanding of the natural world. I’m happy for Kate as she begins her business venture, As Petals Fall and I’m very much looking forward to her crafty sessions, making moustaches, lips and […]

December 8, 2011Art and craft, EventsContinue Reading