Category: Projects

25 Jul

Making a Beaded Tassel Necklace

Look at this lovely beaded tassel necklace I made over the weekend with my friend Amanda. We’d both been thinking about tassels recently so she decided to host an afternoon of making over the weekend. I think it took about an hour or so from start to finish, and the beading was the most time […]

05 Jul

Thirty Days of Drawing Project – The Conclusion

The Thirty Days of Drawing Project came to a conclusion on June 24, 2017 at Day fifty-five. This video includes work from June 13th through to the 24th. The final page ended up in colour because I had previously used it for a marker test and decided to incorporate this into the drawing. I did […]

12 May

Thirty Days of Drawing Project

I decided to begin a thirty day project on the first day of May as a way to get inspired and generate new ideas. I’ve been feeling artistically stale and stagnant lately, and hoped it would be a good way to shake things up. I chose a blank sketchbook as my platform and decided to […]

15 Jun

Commissions: Paper Cut J

It’s been ages since I last took on a commission, or made a custom paper cut letter. Last week a client reached out through Etsy to inquire about having a letter cut and sent in a short turn around time to the UK. I loved making this J as it was a lovely shape to […]

18 Mar

A Crowd of Succulents

The thing I like most about making multiples of the same type of paper object is how they look when grouped together. I made more green succulents this week to balance out the red and orange. Even though these are fairly small they are beginning to overrun the studio…

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