This portfolio and blog shows examples of my work, I’m a designer creating art & accessories featuring my own surface pattern designs in the form of laser cut objects, artworks, lino prints and wood block prints. Many of my original designs include Australian botanical imagery, I design and hand make all of my products in Melbourne, Australia.
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Greens and Purples This weeks drawing board has preparatory work for some new tropical watercolour paintings. I've been looking at deliberately planning complimentary colour schemes to help make my tropical compositions pop. I've... Read More
#WorldWatercolorMonth A painting a day Since the 1st of July I've been taking part in #WorldWatercolorMonth, the challenge is to paint and post a watercolour painting every day - I've made it to... Read More
Lots of leaves This weeks drawing board is full of tropical leaves as part of my Palm House series of watercolour paintings, sketches and large acrylic works, inspired by the architecture and exotic... Read More
Practice makes perfect This weeks drawing board centres on an A3 size inked drawing of an ironwork spiral staircase surrounded by tropical vegetation in a glasshouse, part of my current Hot House Palms... Read More
I have been experimenting with my Derwent Inktense water-soluble colour pencils again. I'm obsessed with their luminosity and intensity, but must admit am finding it hard to maintain those attributes across a... Read More
Its all a bit green. Top row: Sketchbook with pen & ink studies of teasel flowers in silhouette and Gum shadows pattern variations. Watercolour green leaves pattern using water brush pens to gain... Read More