Side Hustle!

Side Hustle!

Anyone who knows me will tell you that I can’t quite help but have fingers in all the pies! I gave up my part time job with Visual Arts Scotland last year in an attempt to streamline my working life, keep things simple, and make more time. Well you know what you...
Kickstarting Creativity

Kickstarting Creativity

Right about now I should be showing you the results of an exciting period of research and development that I undertook using VACMA funding from Creative Scotland in partnership with Falkirk Community Trust awarded at the beginning of the year. They gave me a bursary...
Have it Your Way!

Have it Your Way!

I’ve been scratching my head trying to narrow the Swizzel range down to a manageable number of colourways so that I could list the full range in the web shop. I know what my favourites are (peach and violet for a pendant, or pink and yellow for some drop...
Before and After

Before and After

I think you’ll agree that my studio has come a long way since our big move back in the depths of winter. When I spotted this house while casually browsing property websites (as you do when you’re not even planning on moving house) it was the massive...
MADE Makers Online

MADE Makers Online

MADE MAKERS online fair is Tutton & Young’s response to the recent closure of galleries, shops and events, meaning that there are limited opportunities for makers to sell work.  Join me and a whole host of other amazing Brittish makers for A FREE design and...
Sieraad 2019

Sieraad 2019

Sieraad Art Jewellery Fair is THE destination for statement jewellery. This was my second trip, and I’d go back every year if I could. Makers and buyers flock from all over the world to the stunning Gashouder venue in Amsterdam (notable not least for it’s...