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  • Fathers Day cardsFathers Day cards 3 June 2019
    It’s just two weeks until Father’s Day so I thought I’d let you know about some of the Fathers Day cards in my range that could be just the thing for your Dad šŸ™‚ If you want to give your Dad ...
  • Music themed cardsMusic themed cards 1 May 2019
    Anyone who knows me knows that music is my thing! I LOVE music – and love going to gigs and festivals. So of course I’ve combined two of my favourite things – music and drawing – to create music themed ...
  • Driving test card - You passed!Driving test card – You passed! 3 April 2019
    I’ve added a new driving test card to my Etsy items. A lovely customer of mine, who I’ve done some custom portrait cards for before, recently asked me whether I had any cards suitable for someone who had just passed ...
  • Mother's Day cards and giftsMother's Day cards and gifts 4 March 2019
    With Mother’s Day coming up at the end of the month (it’s on the 31st March this year), I thought I’d let you know about some of the cards and gifts I have available for mums. I feel very luck ...
  • Why I love EtsyWhy I love Etsy 31 October 2018
    Long before I started selling on Etsy I’d been dabbling in all sorts of arts and crafts over the years and also had a go at selling some of them when I was making more than I could possibly use ...
  • Too early for Christmas cards?Too early for Christmas cards? 12 October 2018
    I’m one of those people who gets annoyed when the shops start stocking Christmas cards and decorations in September/October, but I’ve now joined their ranks. In my defense though, when you add items on Etsy they stick around for 4 ...
  • Doing work I loveDoing work I love 10 October 2018
    Last year I cut back on how much time I spend on my day job to focus on spending more time doing work I love, with the hope that eventually it may turn into an income. I realise Iā€™m extremely ...
  • Beer illustrationsBeer illustrations 9 July 2018
    It’s starting to look a bit like I’m obsessed with alcohol… (who me?!) These beer illustrations follow on from the cocktail illustrations I did last week. I’m not actually much of a fan of beer, though I don’t mind half ...
  • Cocktail illustrationsCocktail illustrations 5 July 2018
    These cocktail illustrations were inspired by a brilliant girly week away I had with some friends last week. I’m usually more of a wine girl, but it was so hot that the icy cocktails were really hitting the spot! We ...
  • Elvis Drawing - Thank you very muchElvis Drawing – Thank you very much 13 June 2018
    I had a bit of fun this week doing an Elvis drawing – one of my stick figure portraits complete with blue suede shoes… What do you think? And which other famous people do you think I should do stick figure portraits ...