5 Ways I Use Video Content Share my Fashion Illustration Work in Progress on Social Media | Georgie St Clair

5 Ways I Use Video to Share Fashion Illustration Work in Progress [Tools & Tips]

I can’t stress enough the importance of showing your work in progress if you are a designer, maker or small business owner. I’ve recently become obsessed with creating time-lapse videos and stop motion animation to show the magic behind my floral fashion illustration and my muse Sassy Du Fleur. I share these video animations on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. They …

Learn about the rule of thirds and how to create stunning imagery for Instagram and other social media platforms

Create Eye Catching Images for Instagram Part 2: Rule of Thirds

Last month I talked about how to use symmetry to bring power and impact to the images you share on Instagram and social media. This month I’m looking at the rule of thirds. Rule of Thirds Rule of thirds is a brilliant design rule to create eye catching images for Instagram, your other social networks and any imagery you create for …

Simple flatlay timelapse video with Sassy du Fleur

How to create a simple flatlay timelapse animation with your phone

There’s something so satisfying about watching a timelaspe video. It’s a great way to showcase your work, your process and behind the scenes in a matter of seconds. Timelapse videos are also an easy way of integrating video on your social media accounts or website. Simply by using your phone. I love to show my floral collages using simple flatlay …

Bloedeuwedd Final Illustration by Georgie St Clair

Blodeuwedd Illustration: the making of a Welsh Goddess

I’m sharing a special project with you today. A book cover commission for independent publisher Mothers Milk Books, who “celebrate femininity and empathy through images and words”. Something I wholeheartedly support. For the 3rd edition of The Forgotten and the Fantastical, edited by Teika Bellamy, I was asked to create a cover illustration based on the Welsh goddess Blodeuwedd. Pronounced …

Style Your Screen with Pink Hyacinths by Georgie St Clair | Desktop Wallpaper | iPhone Wallpaper

Style Your Screen: Spring Hyacinth Flowers

Nothing says spring is on its way more than Hyacinth flowers. After the grey skies of winter they are a welcome burst of colour. Oh their aroma is enough to inspire the senses alone! I love to craft art from florals and share these creations on Instagram. The hyacinth is one of my favourite flowers and is so wonderful to work with. Style …

Sassy with a protea and succulent dress, framed, below a string of florals.

Sassy Makes Her Debut with a Bored Panda

Well actually on the Bored Panda magazine blog, which is pretty amazing. It’s great to share a win like this with you. Bored Panda is a leading art, design and photography community for creative people. They claim, that their submission platform helps artists and creators turn their stories into viral content. Well it’s been a lovely experience for me and has …

Sassy Du Fleur in Pink Ruffle Dress - The Importance of Creative Playtime by Georgie St Clair

The Power of Play

Earlier this month I sponsored the Creatively Squared challenge on Instagram ‘cs_flowersandfoliage’. The lovely Creatively Squared team also published my guest post on their website about The Importance of Play. I just wanted to expand upon that post over here because, frankly I’m passionate about the power of play. “We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old …