12 December 2017

XMAS 2017 - charlotte trounce

I love this beautiful bauble wrapping paper by Charlotte Trounce. New for 2017 it was created for Wrap Magazine and is available to buy in their online shop. You can see all of Charlotte's cards online here at Wrap along with designs from other artists.

DESIGNER - heidi valkola

Finnish designer Heidi Valkola has produced these colourful Christmas cards for 2017. Heidi also has some lovely designs featuring polar bears in wintry landscapes on tableware, as well foxes and bears on blankets and leopards on height charts. She started producing her own products in 2016 and continues to expand the range, with an international online store coming soon. To see the current collection of wall art, cards, textiles, rugs etc please visit Heidi Valkola online here.

XMAS 2017 - hadley

If you want something a bit different from high street cards this Christmas you might like the selection from Hadley. The designs are created from original collages and drawings so you get all of the 'wonkiness and charm' of the human hand. Each card is printed on high quality paper using inks that give really vibrant tones and a stunning matte finish.

11 December 2017

XMAS 2017 - paul farrell

If you like your Christmas cards flat and graphic then look no further than Paul Farrell. Paul has a new range of 15 Christmas cards are available featuring a mixture of seasonal designs including presents carried by different modes of transport, seasonal greetings from around the world, a woodcutter's tale and winter warming garments. All include an envelope and are blank inside for your own festive message. Paul is based in Bristol and is the author of 'Great Britain in Colour' and he is a superb at creating clever yet simple graphics.

Paul has also designed Mitten and Stocking cards for the Southbank Centre Shop in London as part of their Nordic themed Christmas.

DESIGNER - ohn mar win

These beautiful designs are samples of the most recent work on a winter theme and Christmas theme by Ohn Mar Win. Ohn Mar is a UK based artist with a background in illustration and greetings cards. She is best known for her daily watercolour practice, often combining her paintings with pen and line work to create beautiful effects Her unique work has appeared in cookery books and packaging as well as on greetings cards, giftware, home decor, and fashion products. She has been lucky enough to work with some fantastic clients and is looking forward to exploring more golden opportunities at Blueprint 2018 where she will be exhibiting for the first time. Further examples of her work can be found online here.

Ohn Mar Win is also posting Christmas Advent designs every day until Christmas on Instagram here.