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Linocutting is Hard Work!

Linocutting is Hard Work!

Creating a linocut can take a long time - particularly if it is a multi coloured linocut made up of different blocks.  In a year, I probably only create 2 - 3 complex linocuts in total, by the time I think of the idea, sketch it, plan out the different blocks, cut them and then print them up.  At the... View more
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
Seasonal Pop Up Cards

Seasonal Pop Up Cards

Although I love print making, I thought I would share another of my passions today.  When I started reading books with my daughter, I became interested in pop ups.  We love reading pop up books together, and my daughter loves the surprise incorporated into turning each page, as well being able to take an active part in telling the story. ... View more