July – Giveaway

Happy July everyone! We are having a bit of a heatwave in the UK at the moment which I’m sure can’t last much longer!  However, while the sun shines, we’ll make the the most of it. I’ve completed my first Look Book which looking forward to publishing here on my website.  I’m slightly struggling with the formatting so if I can’t embed it in my blog, I’ll at least create a link for you to view it in Issuu. If I get organised, I’ll share this with you over the coming week. In the meantime here’s a new desktop and…

March giveaway – desktop and mobile phone background

Here we are in March and outside it’s snowing.  The Met Office has issued red weather warnings for Scotland and South West England meaning ‘take action’.  So, we are all staying indoors in the warmth, log split and ready to put in the log burner. Here’s a desktop and mobile phone background to brighten up your March. So, what’s in store for your March? We have St David’s Day (1st March), International Women’s Day (8th March), Mothering Sunday (11th March), St Patrick’s Day (17th March), Palm Sunday (25th March) and Good Friday (30th March). There’s a lot going on here;…

Entering Competitions; you never know, you might win!

There’s lots of opportunities to get your design work out into the public sphere and entering competitions is one of them.  There are so many competitions available and it’s good to take a moment to consider what you are trying to achieve by taking part. I decided to take part in the Wraptious competition this year and although I didn’t make the shortlist, I was really pleased that I received such a positive response to my designs.  So, why did I do it? Well, there’s a number of things I wanted to achieve: give myself confidence in my own designs…