As a nothern designer the Northern Design Festival is definitely a highlight in my calendar. This year the design festival celebrates its 10th year in promoting and supporting great design. Held in the Grade II* listed Assembly House in the heart of Newcastle this year’s show did not disappoint.Read More
Geometric patterns seem to be on trend at the moment. They can be seen everywhere in all areas of design.
I am currently being drawn towards this theme and have started to create designs based upon repeated shapes, blocks and lines. But what exactly is a geometric pattern?Read More
Well here we are, that time of year again and this year’s build up to Christmas looks set to be a busy one for us. There will be many opportunities over the next few months to purchase Patternation gifts, cards and artworks not to mention our Signature Collection wallpapers just what you need if you’re planning to spruce up your home before Christmas.Read More
I have yet to share with you the inspiration behind Beads and Diamante from my Signature Collection. As with Gold Mosaic, Black Mosaic and Mosaic Plate these designs have evolved from past projects which I have loved and enjoyed doing.Read More
Whenever I am asked what exactly it is I do and I reply Surface Design, I tend to be looked at with a confused expression and asked, "Surface Design. What's that?". For those of you who do not know then hopefully by the end if this blog you will.Read More
On Monday I visited the design Event Mart and Design Event Illustrate exhibition at the Globe Gallery in Newcastle, it was well worth the trip.
There are some amazing pieced of design for sale in the Mart which showcases innovative work from practitioners from across the North East of England.Read More