Exhibition review: Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up – a celebration of style and...

Ever since the V&A Museum in London announced it was to host the exhibition Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up there’s been an emergence of Frida inspired memorabilia popping up all over the place...

I’m giving a Colour Talk at Tate Modern!!!

It's true! And I'm so excited I may burst!!!! Back in December I got a call from the Tate Modern Tate Lates team (who curate monthly events on Friday nights), when the biggest and most...

Rainbow applique cushions – yes please

Talk about instant transformation. These are the kind of floor cushions that will turn any ordinary space into a luxury hang-out. The colour schemes and needlework are clearly on point but it's the fun...

The Royal Docks is East London, but not as you know it (Doodling The...

The Royal Docks of East London have a fascinating past that's largely been forgotten. You can stroll along the waterfront, go for a dip in the docks, race up and down it on a...

African Print Cushions

Bold, bright and beautiful, this range of cushions and bolsters (from £35) are made by Nigerian designer Yemi Onibeyo. Modernising classic batik fabrics by introducing them into soft furnishings means African art is more...

Slow looking at the Pierre Bonnard Tate Modern exhibition

Photo: Zoe Norfolk Last summer the Tate Modern announced it would be encouraging visitors to try ‘slow looking’, especially when it comes to their new The Colour of Memory exhibition by French artist Pierre Bonnard,...

The most colourful street in the UK: mural art of Aberfeldy Street

Welcome to Aberfeldy Street - the colourful street! Street art murals are iconic across the UK, brightening up cities, towns, and even seaside centres wherever you go, creating colourful...

Neon Naked Life Drawing Online!

So here’s the thing. You’d never catch me at an ordinary life drawing class. No offence to life drawing fans but I tried it once, to double check, and it was exactly as I...

Street art is cool but murals are even better – welcome to Hyderabad’s animal...

Capturing street art always makes for good blogging and social media content. But what about the people who created it? We’re all quick to stand in front of gorgeous colourful walls (me especially) and...

Truck Art Inspiration

Social media is brilliant! Our discovery of the day (thanks Twitter!) is this awesome Instagram account Pool_Patti, which features awesome items customised items inspired by Pakistani truck art. We want everything, especially this luggage. Talk about...

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