Retro wooden pencil box

Who is JB Cutter?

When I saw this retro wooden pencil box in a vintage market in Gloucestershire, I couldn’t believe my luck; I’d been looking for one for a long time! I used to have a pencil box just like this when I was very young so it immediately brought back a lot of memories. They were quite…

Meet the Illustrator – Dominique Kirkby

Isn’t this tropical fish illustration wonderful? We asked Dominique about her work and ambitions: What first got you interested in illustration as a career? My interest in portraiture and replicating imagery with pencils began in 2009, and from that, grew my love of realism. Although the majority of my courses were academic and drawing remained more…

By the Old Fountain - Brittany Lakin

Meet the Illustrator – Brittany Lakin

Brittany Lakin’s illustration “By the Old Fountain” appeared on one of our December 2018 postcards. We asked her a few questions about her work. What first got you interested in illustration as a career? As with most illustrators, I’ve always been interested in art since I was young. My mother and grandmother used to organise…

From Me To You subscription box

From Me To You

Our October subscription box was all about celebrating our year-long collaboration with From Me To You, a wonderful charity which encourages people to write letters to cancer patients. If you enjoy writing, please take a look at their website to find out how you can get involved.