18 Feb 19

WE LIKE… Artist Rosalind Freeborn learnt oil painting at the City & Guilds London Art School but wanted to push her creativity beyond a simple canvas. “I started using scraps of paper like brush strokes or blobs of paint, and now I use tissue, wallpaper, wrapping paper, packaging and magazine pages to make my art,”…

11 Feb 19

SPOTTED Ex-Londoner Dot Woodgate went Sydneyside 30 years ago and is now one of Australia’s top art editors. When she’s not racing towards a newspaper deadline, she’s out and about with her iPhone camera capturing street art and architecture. Lifted from her inspiring Instagram account, this cool throw-up was snapped in Brisbane. Her captions are…

4 Feb 19

WE LIKE…     Meet Cambridge Imprint. Textile artist Jane Powell, ceramicist Ali Murphy and painter Claerwen James describe themselves as modern day patternmakers. They draw, paint, block and screenprint lively designs onto all sorts of household and stationery objects, such as this charming snow goose greetings card.  Inspired by the joyful, if slightly earnest, aesthetic of…