got handy with scissors and metal whilst back home working on a special project

hope everyone has a wonderful New Year full of new ideas, happiness and exciting adventures...bring on 2012!


a few photos from home over the past few days

Happy holiday guys!


I have instagram on my iphone - gotta say I'm hooked

Rah & Rah jewellery and linocuts I worked on today


some photos from the Nishijin textile center in Kyoto that we visited back in October


love a good webshop - Analogue Life in Japan gets my vote


get ready folks The Workshoppe is coming to town

Rah & Rah will be there along with lots of other fab hand crafted and designer made goods perfect for that special someone!

check out the website or facebook page for all the details...hope to see you there!


a last minute decision brought me to NY for a week.

We celebrated my Grandma's 94th and Thanksgiving, ate a lot of pumpkin pie and knishes, checked out the Picasso to Koons exhibit at MAD, long walks with coffee and pretzels, caught up with my agents and brought myself some new gloves.


we spent last weekend in San Marino celebrating good friends tying the knot

such a beautiful town, incredible food, special friends and lots of coffee and wine...what more could you ask for!


Giveaway now closed! drumroll please......

Congrats to Lucy Joy!! 2 packs of letterpress cards will be making there way to you

Thanks so much to everyone who entered and for taking the time to stop by and say hello.
It's been really lovely to read through all of the comments and I wish I could get cards to all of you!


roll up roll up its time for a giveaway!

To celebrate the awesomeness that is Hello Lucky, Christmas, and paper chains I would like to give you guys a chance to grab a couple of packs of Limited edition letterpress Holiday cards featuring a paper chain design by yours truly.

Each pack has 6 cards so none of your nearest and dearest will miss out!

All you have to do is stop by and say hey in the comment section - Ill announce the winner next Monday on November 14th...easy peasy!

Check out a nice feature on me and my cards here at Hello Lucky!

::UPDATE - Giveaway now closed - thanks to everyone who entered! :::


a new collection of wrapping paper featuring my designs are now available to purchase at Lagom


a couple of new patterns that have been added to my website

and speaking of patterns I'm loving this ladies patterned knitwear


Picasso's ceramics - not much to say apart from simply amazing!

Photos taken from the Picasso Exhibit at the hakone sculpture park in Japan


Japan PT5

I spotted so many gorgeous prints and patterns in Japan...these are just a few of the ones that caught my eye


Japan PT4

a few more photos from our Japan trip

we wandered through the bamboo groves in Arashiyama - the locals make their wares from the nearby bamboo and we stayed in little ryokans and met the nicest people along the way.


Japan PT3

yup, more photos from Japan folks! expect a few more over the coming days