School Cartooning Workshop Fun For All

I was recently invited to teach cartooning to a class of 25 seven to nine year olds and I went along to the school yesterday. We did a workshop on character design (specifically superheroes) and I was amazed to see how original and diverse their creations were. It was just as inspiring for me as it was for them AND I got to learn how to use one of those new-fangled whiteboards.

Lush Designs in Greenwich

I came across an original and beautiful design store in Greenwich when I was visiting my sister. There was something about the illustrations that harked back to my childhood and the colour combinations are superb. I eagerly bought half a dozen of the cards to send friends and family and enjoyed talking to one of the designers, Maria Living, who forms one half of Lush Designs. (more…)