snapshots of my week – 14th april

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red and white striped tent at rhs cardiff

ferris wheel signage close up

i wrote ’14th march’ in the title about 3 times there. in denial that it’s half way through april already!

i had wanted to go to london this week, or next week but as always, finances don’t allow. i try and see my dad 3 or 4 times a year but that doesn’t always go to plan, and sometimes the only way i can get to london is if i’m going to an event and travel is covered. as i’m not an in demand or ‘cool’ blogger those opportunities are few and far between. i always appreciate the opportunities i do get though! i wish he could come to me from time to time but he’s too ill for that.
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spring fling | new collages

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spring fling collage by laura redburn

spring fling pattern pouch

some new work, finally! not been creating as much as i want to lately. largely due to financial stress (a mixture of general worry, and spending lots of time looking for/applying for jobs) and being a bit busy trying to do other things. well aware i should make more time to make art, but it’s hard at the moment.
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red and pink | colour love

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red and pink goods from redcandy

i’m bringing back the colour love posts! about time.

as you may well know i love colour, and i love talking about it. it’s fun to make flat lays and think of other fun ways to show off colourful things too. infact, i might make some animations in the future. i’ll aim to do these posts monthly, incase you want to keep an eye out for them.
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sunday links | 54

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bush with red berries

· the lovely chloe and abigail at buttercrumble are now offering beaut illustrated silk scarves in their shop (currently just for pre-order).

· if you’re an artist or illustrator looking to offer custom personalised tshirts* (or just a person looking for some custom things for an event, say) printsome* offers those and other items like shirts, aprons, tote bags and more.
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