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Artist based in Edinburgh, Scotland. One girl sweat-shop in her wee studio. The occasional tea breaks is shared with her cat Lorne, named after the sausage, not the valley.
I have several online shops and also sell in markets and fairs around the UK and Australia.
I trained as a bookbinder in Florence, so I make alot of books and restores some. I am also a painter and printmaker. I love screenprinting and woodblock printing. I have a degree in drawing and painting.
I enjoy dancing and I was a classical ballerina for 13 years, but now I just do alot of comtemporary. I have recently gotten into the 5 rhythms classes and flamenco.
When I am away from my studios, I tend to travel as much as possible. I have recently come back from a trip to Pamplona, Spain to see the Bull runs and earlier in the year I was trekking through Borneo for a month with my boyfriend.
I tend to bring back, materials, fabrics, inspiration and renewed energy to do my creative works.
I love animals especially tortoises and owls and cats and frogs and elephants... I do alot of art for conservtion.
Favourite colours are shades of reds, pinks and greens.
I collect lots of tortoise, turtle things...
I love teddybears... and many things handmade, especially brooches, dangly earrings - jewellery...
I love cram cream, sanrio, tarepanda... lots of cute japanese things, snoopy, chococat, carebears, but not manga..or hello kitty. Oh and I LOVE, LOVE! Bento boxes
Skin products & strong perfumes