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5 Tips for Creating a Fabric Design

5 Tips for Creating a Fabric Design

Over the last 2 years, I have been adapting some of my linocut artwork into fabric designs which I sell through my shop on Spoonflower.  This blog post is about the learning I have gained about how to adapt a standalone piece of art - such as a linocut - into a fabric design.  In my experience, this relates to... View more
Lampshade with Impact!

Lampshade with Impact!

One of my favourite projects is to recover old lampshades.  By taking off the old shade,  keeping the rings and then using the fabric of your choice, you can make a stunning shade.  I had always wanted to do a really huge lampshade - and when a friend gave me this old lampshade, I decided it could be transformed into... View more
Lampshade Making!

Lampshade Making!

Covering a drum lampshade is one of the most satisfying fabric projects you can do. It's a quick project and the finished product can have such an impact. You can make the lampshade the size you want and choose a fabric which fits the room you wish to put it in. If it's a present, you can customise it to... View more