Ninocka

Ninocka

Based in Surrey self taught designer Illustrator Ninocka aka Nina Ostensen-Hocevar creates an array of designs in illustration, graphic design and branding. Ninocka’s quirky styled designs are often humorous and appeal to both children and adults with her designs encompassing bright colours and heavy outlines indicating an innocent light hearted mood in her images. Love Hen Inspired by her home country Slovenia […]

Marco Stefanelli

Marco Stefanelli

The Brecce Collection is a series of stylish lamps designed and produced in Italy by Marco Stefanelli and Trecinquezeroluce. Using upcycled materials and end of life objects such as firewood, logs, architectural features among others Stefanelli has created a striking series of lighting. The Brecce Collection Using hard, solid non reflective materials like natural wood and stone while […]

Tilleke Schwarz

Tilleke Schwarz

Following the recent release of her second self-published book, New Potatoes it feels befitting to feature an article based on the textile work of Dutch embroidery artist Tilleke Schwarz.  Scratch, 2012 Schwarz combines thread drawn typography and illustrations in a modern manner through the traditional medium of embroidery. Her work is constructed on white linen […]

Illustrator Terry Fan

Illustrator Terry Fan

If you haven’t discovered Terry Fan yet, what are you waiting for? His magical world is one of wonder, whimsy and the most beautiful dreams.  And in these vivid fantasies whales are weightless, elephants can fly and death is strangely beautiful. Flight of the Elephants Fan’s early childhood fixation with airplanes and dinosaurs has translated […]

Authentic Weather

Authentic Weather

I came across this interesting little app concept by self taught designer Tobias van Schneider. The Authentic Weather app is described by Schneider as ‘probably the most honest & human weather app out there’. He may be right, coming from a rainy country and even rainier city I cant help but think about the weather all the time and sometimes I even moan […]

Silversmith Kathryn Hinton

Silversmith Kathryn Hinton

Edinburgh College of Art artist in residence in Goldsmithing and Silversmithing Kathryn Hinton creates a range of fantastic sculptural designs and jewellery. A modern designer maker Hinton adopts a number of techniques to create her fantastic designs. Using traditional making methods complemented with digital techniques such as CNC machining and digital hammer technology Hinton makes striking creations. […]

Jill Calder Illustration & Calligraphy

Jill Calder Illustration & Calligraphy

An illustrator’s work station Jill Calder is an illustrator and calligrapher and has worked on many many fantastic projects, her website is packed full of colours and creativity.  Calder explains that when she is putting together an illustration she can see the unfolding narrative as if it was a film. What’s more exciting for Calder is that she has been working with […]

John Galvin Design

John Galvin Design

With over 10 years experience cabinetmaker, craftsman and furniture artist John Galvin makes some incredible designs. Originally from Ireland Galvin now resides in Glasgow where he designs and builds his captivating furniture. Galvin’s design style combined with his quality craftsmanship creates stunning contemporary furniture. The use of traditional making techniques and fine woods in Galvin’s designs produce a beautiful crisp design […]

Bespoke Atelier

Bespoke Atelier

Bespoke Atelier is a textile design studio based in Glasgow and headed by Yvonne Elliot and Marion Parola, two textiles postgraduate students from the Glasgow School of Art.  The studio specialises in unique printed textiles working with fashion, interiors and advertising. As the name suggests, they offer a bespoke service creating exclusive designs and printed fabrics. […]

UpstartThunder

UpstartThunder

UpstartThunder is an Animator, Illustrator and Photographer based in Bristol in the UK. The name may not suggest it but UpstartThunder is in fact a mum and all of the fantastic fun creations on the UpstartThunder site are created during Jane’s (the mum behind UpstartThunder) spare time in the evenings. UpstartThunder produced 25 videos last year and […]

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