Books I got in October (2017)

The last month or so I've really tried to get back into reading, and working in a little indie bookshop has definitely helped! I also decided around a month ago that I want to look into doing a Masters next year, and found a course that sounds really good in Cardiff. It's an MA in … Continue reading Books I got in October (2017)

What I Got Max for His Birthday (2017)

Max had a birthday and I got him presents and I thought I'd show you what I got him! Almost everything is from small/independent companies/artists and he loved it all which is great! First up (his favourite) was this cassette from Art is Hard Records, where different artists on the label covered Pavement songs. I … Continue reading What I Got Max for His Birthday (2017)

Filling the new house with art… (Part I)

As I may have mentioned a couple of times, Max (my boyfriend) and I moved house last week and we've been trying to make it as cosy and homely as possible. (You can read our moving story here). And, with both of us being illustrators, we needed to get some pictures on the walls asap, … Continue reading Filling the new house with art… (Part I)

Wandering around the Welsh countryside (We’ve moved house!)

Hello! Apologies for not posting for over a week, Max and I finally moved house on Monday! We've been so busy unpacking boxes and spending too much money in Ikea for the last six days, but everything is coming together so nicely now. (I hope to do a "house tour" blog post soon, so keep … Continue reading Wandering around the Welsh countryside (We’ve moved house!)

15 Tips for Making the Most of Art School

I recently graduated from Hereford College of Arts and I wanted to give you some tips on how to make the most of university; art school in particular. I just want to add, I didn't live in student accommodation so can't really advise on anything like that, but good luck if you are! 1. Be … Continue reading 15 Tips for Making the Most of Art School

Visiting the Art Chapel, Abergavenny

The other day I visited the Art ChapelĀ in Abergavenny for the first time, after hearing so many good things. I've been to the associated Art Shop in the town many, many times but the owners recently opened up the Art Chapel as more of an events space with a cafe, keen on showcasing local, fresh … Continue reading Visiting the Art Chapel, Abergavenny