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Jane Massey

Funny, funny! As a kid. Maybe not always as the parent? Jane Massey is a children’s illustrator based in Hove, Sussex (where I originate!). Love her work, it’s fun, humorous and each little character is a robust, cheeky kiddo. I particularly like Illustration Friday on her blog. See examples above and below. Cute, huh?! You can find Jane’s […]

April 24, 2013IllustrationContinue Reading

Catching up with issue one cover star: Gemma Milly

Lionheart Magazine issue one cover illustration, by Gemma The fabulous Gemma Milly illustrated Lionheart Magazine’s first issue cover. Gem is a delight to know and work with, always a pleasure to chat creative with her – beautiful visions abound and she seems to have her fine lines and pastel toned illustration in the very air […]

August 15, 2012Illustration, InspirationContinue Reading

Drawing with Tea & Crayons

Tea and Crayons are a fabulous art collective of illustrators, a number of which have each contributed individually to Lionheart Magazine: Abby Wright, Fritha Strickland, Natasha Thomspson and Rachel Lewis have all been part of the magazine – and I can’t thank them and their brilliant talent enough. Each artist holds their own style; from […]

June 7, 2012IllustrationContinue 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

Prophetik: LFW A/W 2012: Catwalk Review

Illustration by Emma Block Words by Helen Martin. Photography by Akeela Bhattay. I think there is something about a show on Sunday, it’s like a tea party in the labyrinth. Delicious, but there is a small sense of the world being twisted slightly, fantasy becoming real and home’s door, submerged in the forest. I’ve always […]

March 1, 2012Fashion, Illustration, LoveContinue Reading

Elisa Palomino: LFW A/W 2012: Catwalk Review

Words & Photography by Akeela Bhattay Illustration by Gilly Rochester When I discovered the work of Spanish designer, Elisa Palomino last year, it was a moment of triumph for me. Finally I had found a designer that seemed to speak the language of my inner romantic and translate my passion for eras of the past. […]

February 28, 2012Fashion, IllustrationContinue Reading

Gemma Milly at the Lionheart Launch

Gemma Milly is an extremely talented illustrator. Her work is similar to a real life paradise, wrapped in a fairytale. I love her style and I’m extremely excited to hear Gemma talk about the process and inspiration behind her work, as well as purchase her wares. Excitingly, I’ve just heard that Gemma will have a […]

December 7, 2011Events, IllustrationContinue Reading