Happy New Year!
Thank you all of you for supporting my small business this year. It's been a challenging year, but also a year where the retail side of my business has grown. Such sadness though for all the independents who had to close their doors on several occasions when we went into lockdown. Let’s hope 2021 is a better year for us all 🌟
Going green! I now have UK-made biodegradable bubblewrap. The bubblewrap biodegrades within 12-24 months and the harmless residue matter is absorbed into the ground. And it really is green in colour 💚
I’d like to update you on the packaging I use. With the exception of the cello bags for the cards and prints,all the packaging I use is now fully recyclable. It’s taken a while to source these products and I’m very happy I’ve got here!
Since lockdown began, I have had the opportunity to think about my work and business. It’s so easy to get drawn into creating work that is ‘commercially viable’, without knowing fully what that means. These last few months have given me space to develop ideas that are more in-line with who I am. I created a new collection called Plant A Garden and moved the Garden Plots work into this. I also designed a new range called the Allotment Set. This set of designs are simple illustrations of traditional garden favourites. The collection as a whole is about bringing the...