Mixed Media

I love making things from ordinary bits and pieces I have lurking at home. it could be some packaging,  a leaf or a napkin or maybe an old road atlas. I particularly enjoy collage, stenciling and printing as surface decoration, concentrating on texture and patterns.

Swifts
Swifts

The swifts in the summer give me joy and solace and I wanted to recreate the image of them swooping. These swifts are created with hand printed papers.

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Greek urns
Greek urns

Handmade papers printed and embellished with stitch

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greek urns
greek urns

Handmade papers printed and embellished with stitch

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Greek urns
Greek urns

Handmade papers printed and embellished with stitch

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More urns
More urns

Handmade papers printed and embellished with stitch.

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Greek urn
Greek urn

Handmade papers printed and embellished with stitch

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Roman urn
Roman urn

Hand printed paper and stitch

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Roman urn
Roman urn

Hand printed paper and stitch

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Roman urn detail
Roman urn detail

Hand printed paper and stitch

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Roman urn
Roman urn

Hand printed paper and stitch

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Artists apron.
Artists apron.

A mixed media apron. SOLD

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Wall hangings
Wall hangings

I love making these wall hangings which start out their life as cardboard boxes. I use mixed media including leaves, seeds and found objects. They are available in my Etsy shop.

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Wall hangings
Wall hangings

A collection of wall hangings in the summerhouse

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Hearts and balloons
Hearts and balloons
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Winter Garden wall hanging
Winter Garden wall hanging

SOLD

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Stained glass wall hanging
Stained glass wall hanging

Starting out life as a piece of cardnboard, this little wall hanging makes a perfect gift.

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Stained glass detail
Stained glass detail

This wall hanging is made from cardboard, papier mache,

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Summer garden wall hanging
Summer garden wall hanging

This is always my favourite wall hanging and I am thrilled it was sold from the Etsy shop

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Summer garden detail
Summer garden detail
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Louisa's wedding day wall hanging.
Louisa's wedding day wall hanging.

This was made using the memorabilia from Louisa's wedding day.

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Detail of wall hanging
Detail of wall hanging

SOLD

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Wallhangings
Wallhangings

(all sold on etsy.)

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Louisa's wedding day - detail
Louisa's wedding day - detail

SOLD

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Summer Meadow wall hanging
Summer Meadow wall hanging

SOLD

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Autumn Leaf wall hanging
Autumn Leaf wall hanging

SOLD

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detail 1 sunburst wallhanging (2)
detail 1 sunburst wallhanging (2)
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honesty hanging
honesty hanging

SOLD

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Wrapping paper series
Wrapping paper series

I've always wanted to design wrapping paper and this is my first attempt

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Wrapping paper design
Wrapping paper design
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Detail of wrapping paper design
Detail of wrapping paper design
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Wrapping paper design
Wrapping paper design
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flower collage
flower collage

This flower collage was inspired by Andy Warhol's garden collage that I saw exhibited in the Ashmolean museum a few years ago.

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