Inspiration sunday

I have so much going on in my head right now, work, screen printing, bust magazine christmas fair ….oh the amount of stuff is endless i wrote this post about two days ago but my internet has been a useless sausage.

so i thought i would have a wee bit of a chillout time, and i discovered the most wonderful little  inspirational blog filled with cute handmade things, its called Penguin & Fish and it is wonderful, it has tonnes of featured work by creative people. Alyssa Thomas is the creator behind Penguin & Fish her blog is wonderful and so is her embroidery 🙂 you can buy patterns to create your very own little embroidered creations….

Image credit: Penguin & Fish

Everyone that knows me knows how im a sucker for a beautiful teacup, i have plenty hanging about my studio and when i came across Anne Smith’s 100 tea cups i was lost for words at the beautifully illustrated work 🙂 They remind me of 17th-18th century pottery. She also creates wonderful  illustrations of birds, butterflies and 

Image credit: anne smith 100 cups
Image Credit : Anne Smith 100 cups
Image credit: Anne Smith 100 cups

I have spent the last two days creating ridiculous amounts of teacups brooches these will be avaliable on my bust christmas stall which im really excited about getting in the christmas mood, i have a rather large list of things to do for today and next week:

  1. Carve my Halloween pumpkin
  2. Paint more brooches/varnish 
  3. buy Kirstie Allsop Handmade home
  4. buy new screen print and learn 100 watt bulbs ( exciting stuff)
  5. Print cards 
  6. draw
  7. draw
  8. draw….
  9. Buy shrink plastic


  1. October 31, 2010 / 9:57 pm

    where will your stall be?

  2. October 31, 2010 / 9:59 pm

    at the Bust christmas craftacular 🙂 xx

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