Tag Archives: girls

Fixing things like wings

I had an incredibly sweet commission for a gift for Father’s Day recently: drawings for a story written by Anitia, the mother of these two little girls, featuring her family and a hapless little dino, unable to fly home with … Continue reading

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Show visitors & princesses

Recently I had a small and very impromptu show of some of my illustrations, cards and sketchbooks at some wonderful friends’ house, as part of an open house / studio art route in town. It was a first for me, … Continue reading

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What’s in a name? Everything.

  (EVERYTHING.) This is a childhood memory that I treasure and every now and again gleefully recount to my very generous, sensible, grown up sister and cousin. Oh the shock and awe at Henri’s rebellion, her casual casting aside of so beautiful … Continue reading

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Taiko drumming

Last Saturday there was a Japanase festival, or matsuri, on Trafalgar Square! There were rows of stalls selling okonomiyaki, onigiri, sushi, ramen and mocchi, as well as a stall with Japanese ceramics – Henrietta and I both succumbed to the … Continue reading

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Chinese lessons

Sorry! I blame the Chinese language wholeheartedly for my terrible lapse in posting so far this year. Our first week of the year was devoted to midterm exams, and we’ve been thrown more tests and presentations this week. Can’t wait … Continue reading

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