How much fun can you have with an old box? Chilligibbon’s Stringed Things say, quite a lot actually! They make cigar box and vintage tin guitars, ukuleles and musical instruments on board a canal boat. This is how I used a chilli and a gibbon to create their new logo. Chilligibbon’s Stringed Things are licensed Roving … More [Video] What are Chilligibbon’s Stringed Things?
Bethan lives on a narrowboat with her partner, their dog, and their ferret. Everyone was included in this colourful portrait. Peggy created a picture of me and my partner on our boat and I gave it to him as a Valentines gift. He loved it so much he got tears in his eyes! So I’m … More [Video] Unexpected Gift Stuns Narrowboater!
I was looking for an original gift for my husband and had seen Peggy’s work. I loved the innocence of her work and so decided to commission a piece. Having shared some photographs Peggy captured two of our passions beautifully, and the essence of our relationship, my husband loved it and I was blown away. … More Couple Portrait: The Ultimate Unique Gift
I recently created this Christmas card design for the Association of Teachers of Lipreading to Adults. ATLA’S aim is to create a world where lipreading classes are available to anyone who needs them. Hearing loss can be a very isolating disability. Molly Berry is the chair of the charity, and a working lipreading tutor, and … More Try This Fun Way to Raise Awareness
Are you looking for a surprise gift for your husband, wife or partner? Are you struggling to think of something thoughtful and unique? Does it feel like they already have everything they need? A bespoke cartoon portrait is the solution you are looking for! As you can see, I don’t do caricatures. The drawing will … More The ONE Surprise Gift That Your Family Will Love
What do you buy for the couple who have everything? Your artwork is so incredible. It’s beautiful and we shall treasure it. -Matt and Lucy, London. Couple portraits are such a surprising and unique wedding gift, and can also be printed onto gifts such as fridge magnets, cushions, keyrings and mugs. See more: Portrait Commissions. … More From a Smudgy Sketch to a Wedding Gift
What does your Facebook cover image say about you? If you have a business page on Facebook you have only a few seconds to grab attention, stand out from the crowd and show potential customers a little taste of your unique personality. That’s where a low-cost art commission can really make you stand out. I’ve … More How this ONE creative trick can get your business noticed
This is the logo I created for Sewing Seams Easy: sewing classes, online classes and upcycled clothing. Mary Ann Robbins lives on a narrowboat and loves to teach others to create fabulous clothes and soft furnishings by upcycling unwanted fabric. Mary’s Facebook fans said, “Love it!” “Really eye-catching!” “Fabulous colours!” Check out this one minute time-lapse … More How a Simple Cartoon Made this Small Biz Stand Out
This is part of a Facebook cover design I did for The Little Festival Therapy Boat; Lou said, “Lovin my personal design for The Therapy Boat by the amazingly talented Peggy Melmoth!” Check out this one minute time lapse video of the design process and leave me a comment to let me know what you think. (Video … More The Little Festival Therapy Boat Shines On!
Contact me for bespoke logos and artwork. … More Commissions