Drawing Modern Florals Book and Spectrum Artliner Review

Drawing Modern Florals (Review)

Did you know I have a thing about flowers? 😉 I love collaging with them, creating artwork and animations with them. But I’ll let you into a little secret… I’m not at all confident about drawing them. When I saw the book How to Draw Modern Florals: An Introduction to the Art of Flowers, Cacti, and More by Alli Koch, I …

Top 5 Flatlay Tips From A Pro Photographer [Guest Post By Connie Chan]

I’m really excited about today’s guest post. You probably know I’m a big fan of flatlay photography which I use to create much of my art and illustrations. There’s a handful of accounts on Instagram that have helped me develop my flatlay work. “Every image should tell a story and I’ve made it my mission to help boutique brands connect …

Join the Instagram Creative Challenge for October #wipsandblooms_mycreativity

Instagram Creative Challenge: #WIPSandBlooms _myCreativity

For the entire month of September, I’m excited to guest judge another creative challenge on Instagram. The very talented ceramicist Katie Robbins aka @ceramincmagpie, asked me to judge the #WIPSandBlooms creative challenge on my favourite social media platform. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know I love a creative challenge and to experiment. Therefore this month the #WIPSandBlooms theme …

is personalisation more than a trend | guest blog from Print and Press London | Georgie St Clair

Is Personalisation More Than A Trend? [Guest Blog]

Today I have invited the talented and creative power-house Beki Gowing to the blog to talk about the trend for personalisation in everything from art and craft to design and fashion. Beki is a printed textile designer, and founder of the digital fabric printing company Print & Press, London. She has worked with John Lewis, the Royal College of Art, …

new illustration phone cases by Georgie St Clair

New In! Illustration Phone Cases

I’m pleased to announce the arrival of my very pretty illustration phone cases to my shops. It’s been a dream for a while to create a line of products and homewares from my art and illustration. This is the start of many ideas I have! Personalised Name Phone Cases A new design I have now listed in my shops is my …

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 …