The courting cake

The courting cake

  This is one of my ‘in love’ ( engagement, wedding, anniversary) series, that was personalised for the winner of my competition. All my illustrations are created with a fine pen and are usually a continual line drawing; frequently combined with...
Fox & Badger Keepsake inspired by a poem

Fox & Badger Keepsake inspired by a poem

  Two weeks a go I received an email from a lovely lady, I had previously met at a local business networking meeting  and she asked me if I could illustrate her dear friend’s poem. Apparently her friend  had written this poem especially for her much loved...
Keepsake made from dog’s t-shirt

Keepsake made from dog’s t-shirt

A friend of mine asked me to make something special for her daughter. Her daughter’s much loved dog had sadly passed away and she was struggling with the loss of her faithful companion. She wanted me to create a keepsake out of his aqua t-shirt. This charming...
Bespoke keepsake off to London

Bespoke keepsake off to London

This is the view of the cushion where panels were made up from a pair of jeans, a pair of cords and cotton bedding.    This keepsake cushion is now ready for posting out to London. This commission made me think ‘outside of the box’ and that was really...
From dresses to a cushion

From dresses to a cushion

Front view- This cushion was created out of 2 dresses and a sweatshirt that belonged to a dear boy’s mum who tragically died a year ago from cancer.  He provided me with the clothes, ones that reminded him of his mum, of holidays shared and other happy memories....
Comfort cushion for our daughter

Comfort cushion for our daughter

When our daughter left to go to University I made a cushion cover; one side predominantly from a favourite shirt of her dad’s and my favourite summer dress ( now too small) that I wore for many a summer whilst she was at primary school. This comfort cushion sort...