Trinity Buyo Wharf Drawing Prize 2019

Drawing Award UK 2019

Yearly drawing competition showed once again how the much versatility there can be found in the field of art illustration. Using the restrictive tools of pen and paper and mostly in black & white drawing exposes astonishing real talent.

Main image this year’s winner Caroline Burraway, Eden – The Jungle Calais. (Reflections on glass from the gallery space can be seen in this photo). Continue reading

Surface Design Show 2019

Material & Colour Trends from Surface Design Show

This year’s Surface Design Show in London was busy, but not presenting anything new compared to previous years. Most noticeable was the increase of imitation materials offering cheaper option and more variety in terms of range and colours. However, it was often unclear how sustainable they were.

(Image hand woven fabric embellished with naturally grown cristal). Continue reading