art & craft · illustration · pen and lens artwork · Uncategorized

Once upon a time …

... long, long ago, well that's how it seems! We are unable to post pictures of our Christmas commissions yet, so how about a bit of history.We first got serious about art and craft in 1994, when we took over a business running ceramic art classes - we called it 'Studio Minerva'. The shop was… Continue reading Once upon a time …

illustration · pen and lens artwork · Uncategorized

You have to laugh

Last year I was fortunate to be asked to illustrate a book of humorous poetry, so I did.As an illustrator my job is fairly straightforward - read the poem, draw the picture. The difficult bit is with the writer. The author of these chuckle-worthy gems is Dianne Phillips-Zito, she lives in a rather bleak and… Continue reading You have to laugh