FASHION PRINTS - SEASALT

Our Friday eye candy this week comes from a visit to a store from Cornish fashion brand Seasalt.It's so good to have shops open again!Webshop...

SCRAPBOOK - BUENOS DIAS!

If you fancy a little bit of cheery Summer colour then take a look at Buenos Dias! a bright and exciting bilingual collection by Obed...

 
 
 

BLUE PRINT - DOOT. WITHDOTS

Behind the Doot.withdots studio is a designer Andrea Řečinská. Her studio is for most of the time situated in the beautiful Czech republic...

BLUE PRINT - ELIZABETH STIRLING DESIGNS

Elizabeth Stirling Designs is excited to join Blue Print Live this May to showcase their collection of trend driven seasonal designs....

 
 
 

ETSY SHOP - HANNAH SESSIONS

Here are some lovely tea towel designs by Hannah Sessions spotted in her Etsy shop. She has picked out some lovely subjects with fashionable...

DESIGN STUDIO - ALIX & FLO

Alix & Flo is a new surface pattern design studio based between London & Buenos Aires. Alix Bigois and Florencia Mazza have been working...

 
 
 

PAPERCHASE - EQUILIBRIUM

Equilibrium is a vibrant new collection from Paperchase. It features powerful pieces to celebrate and promote unity, diversity and...

VIRTUAL BLUEPRINT - MARGAUX + IZZY

Margaux & Izzy, creates stunning surface and pattern collections for home decor, apparel and stationery gift markets. For this Blueprint...

 
 
 

VIRTUAL BLUE PRINT - PINK LIGHT STUDIO

It's May so it must be Blue Print show time again, Yes the top print design market is back again this month from May 18th - 20th for...

ETSY SHOP - ARALMA DESIGN

Surface designer and Illustrator Lara Mascareño of Aralma Design has recently opened an Etsy shop where she sells art prints of her...

 
 
 

STROE SNAPS - FLYING TIGER

I am still getting used to being in stores again and today I've uploaded some images from a visit last week to Flying Tiger. This Copenhagen...

ONLINE WEBINAR - EMMA ISAACS & ANNA WOODS

Free MasterClass - Emma Isaacs & Anna Woods Do you want to hear from design industry experts to help develop and shape your existing...

 
 
 

BOOK - YOU MATTER

My next book discovery with standout illustrations was 'You Matter' by Christian Robinson. Christian is an illustrator based in California...

BOOK - AN ABC OF EQUALITY

I was in Waterstones bookshop last week and several books caught my eye. One of them was An ABC of Equality by Chana Ginelle Ewing...

 
 
 

STORE SNAPS - DUNELM

Today's Friday Eye Candy features some store snaps from a recent visit to my local Dunelm. Dunelm are British retailers who specialise...

PACKAGING DESIGN

Today's post is all about packaging design. This is an area not just reserved for the graphic designer, but it can also be a great...

 
 
 

FASHION PRINTS - NEXT

To celebrate the opening of non-food stores here in the UK I'm posting some fashion prints for the first time in a long time. These...

DESIGNER FOR HIRE - ME AND VEE DESIGN

Krista Skytta is a Michigan-based surface pattern designer and illustrator whose studio Me and Vee Design joins our Designers for Hire...

 
 
 

KIDS DESIGN - F&F KIDS /FRED & FLO

For our Friday Eye Candy I am back in Tesco with more SS21 prints from F&F Kids and Fred & Flo baby, I've gathered together highlights...

INSTAGRAM FOLLOW - TROPICAL SCANDINAVIA

I'm making a new regular feature today showcasing an Instagram that if you're not following it already you really should be. I was...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Gable House / UA Lab

Gable House / UA Lab

Ahmedabad, Guyarat, India Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Inclined Studio Area: 387.0 m2 Read more ...

Autumn Patterns

Autumn Patterns

Autumn Patterns oil 18x18 inches Purchase info here. Sometime in October I had this idea of a still life from bird's eye view. With a tablecloth on the floor, I arranged... Read more ...

Impressionist Landscape Painting, Water,Stream "UP ON SCOFIELD PASS" by...

Impressionist Landscape Painting, Water,Stream "UP ON SCOFIELD PASS" by Painter of the American West, Nancee Jean Busse

11"x14" Acrylic on Canvas Board/Available $300.00 Read more ...

King Alfred and Fay Wray!

Here's another of my “Virtual Artist's Alley” commissions. Having just finished a big corporate job that took nearly 4 weeks to complete, I had to put everything on hold for... Read more ...

Adding Watercolor to Collagraph Prints

Adding Watercolor to Collagraph Prints

This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco . Can You add Watercolor to Collagraph Prints? Yes, you can, as long as the ink you used to print your... Read more ...

Geologic Abstract Fine Art Print "Rainbow Canyon" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Geologic Abstract Fine Art Print "Rainbow Canyon" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

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Thomas Gainsborough. 18th century English portrait and landscape painter

Thomas Gainsborough. 18th century English portrait and landscape painter

Historical hottie du jour: Gainsborough Dupont. Took art lessons from his uncle Thomas Gainsborough, whose birthday is today.May 14, 1727. Thomas Gainsborough FRSA - 2 August... Read more ...

Put a candle in the window, Matt McCormick

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The last days of disco

Halston © Harry Benson The last days of disco Read more ...

Idaho Farmland

Idaho Farmland

"Idaho Farmland", 8 x 10 In, Oil, 2021 An image from one of my many trips through Idaho. View purchase information here. Please contact me if you have questions. Read more ...