Mollie Makes meets Jacqueline Colley

Jacqueline Colley in her studio

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards Winner Jacqueline tells us what inspires her patterns and shares her top illustration tips…

Mollie Makes meets Jane Foster

Jane Foster

Mollie Makes Handmade Awards judge Jane Foster reveals how winning a Mollie Makes award boosted her business and how she stays inspired…

Mollie Makes meets Papio Press

Papio Press Zanna Goldhawk

Illustrator Zanna Goldhawk tells us why working with her husband Harry as Papio Press is a labour of love…

Mollie Makes meets Clover Robin

Clover Robin's studio

Clover Robin on how her travels inspire her collage designs and why she has more adhesives than you can shake a stick at…

Mollie Makes meets Flora Waycott

Illustrator Flora Waycott

Illustrator Flora Waycott on how her designs are inspired by nature, her travels and her home.

23 hashtags for Illustrators

For illustrators who want to draw attention to their work, using the right hashtag is the perfect way to get your art seen by others.  So, pop down your pencil (just for a minute), take your sketchbook scribbles, pick up your camera and grow your online audience with these helpful hashtags.

Travel sketchbook: Win a Citysketch London

Doodle your way around London with Melissa Wood’s Citysketch series. Enter our competition to win three Citysketch London books

Designer doodles and why you should keep a sketchbook

Scribbles and sketches help evolve ideas – that alone is reason enough to keep a sketchbook. Designer-makers in the crafting world will agree that jotting down your thoughts help you keep track of your progress and firm up loose ideas. You don’t have to be an illustrator to keep a sketchbook, and don’t worry if… Continue reading