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...
During lockdown I am currently unable to participate at the gorgeous fairs and brocantes that take place during Spring and Summner. Instead, I have opened a little Sale Shop and here you'll find many of the items I sell at the fairs. There are tiny keepsakes, framed original artwork, art prints, hand drawn cards and hand drawn notecards. Most of these items have been reduced and once it's gone, it's gone!
This is all about keeping in touch with family, friends, loved ones, colleagues during self-isolation by sending personalised cards and gifts direct to those we love and care about. 50% of profits will go to the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust #postyourlove #thinkingofyou #stayconnected
Happy New Year! I hope 2020 brings all that you wish for and more
Today I opened my new Instagram account, @gabrielle_izen_design. This account is about my work, my business, my journey and some personal bits and pieces. Please come over and say hello, I'd love to see you there!