September, 2010

Badge Making with Me

Badge Making with Me

To accompany my exhibition, FOILED at The Spider and the Fly this month- I’m running my Meet and Make: Badge Making workshop this Tuesday the 5th of October. If you’re based in Edinburgh and are even a teeny bit curious about what it takes to make your own badges, swing by between 6.30pm and 9pm and i’ll promise you won’t…

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Over the hills and far away

Over the hills and far away

I don’t often get Saturdays off work, but today we took a trip to my folk’s house in the hillfoots of Clackmannanshire (move aside mediterranean) and took a wee jaunt up to Dollar Glen. The weather was fantastically sunny and warm for late September and we trecked past babbling brooks and cascading waterfalls and stopped by Castle Campbell for a…

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What a Lovely Mug

What a Lovely Mug

Introducing, the “A Cup of Tea Solves Everything” Mug! I had one made up for myself a while back, and I was so pleased with the results, I’ve decided to stock them in my folksy shop. They’ve been professionally printed onto a lovely delicate Bone China Mug, which has a super glossy finish and is fine to be popped into…

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Wine, biscuits & Conversation Pieces

Wine, biscuits & Conversation Pieces

So yesterday I enlisted the help of the lovely Lauren Gentry for the hanging of my exhibition, FOILED at the Spider and the Fly in Edinburgh. With some nice wine and some homemade chocolate shortbread for guests, there was a good turn-out of very nice people, and two out of four of my drawings sold! They seemed to go down…

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Updates: foliage, foil and freak weather

Updates: foliage, foil and freak weather

Well, what a week! After a foot and a half of rain in Dundee on Tuesday, I decided to reschedule my exhibition opening at the Spider and the Fly to this Tuesday, the 14th of September to prevent damage in transit. Pop along this Tuesday at 6.30pm to see my new work, have a bit of a mingle and maybe…

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FOILED at the Spider & The Fly

FOILED at the Spider & The Fly

Calling all Edinburgh dwellers and beyond! This coming Tuesday the 7th of September, I’ll be opening my very first solo exhibition at the Spider and the Fly Gallery! In the last year, Tunnock’s has become a massive part of my life, and in Foiled i’ll be showcasing drawing and sculpture which pay tribute to the hallowed Teacake, The Tunnock’s family…

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