Babies, as we all know are wonderful, amazing little miracles. They also suck all the sleep from your life and use your tired husk of a body to fuel their night cries. Ok, that’s maybe a little harsh but they do hate to see a parent enjoy a good nights sleep. I’ve designed a cardContinue reading “Halloween baby!”
I have made a sale! I didn’t actually expect to, genuinely. I put some stuff up on a redbubble, things that had been rejected from a card design – I thought they were the sort of thing somebody somewhere would like – then forgot all about it. These online marketplaces are so huge that IContinue reading “Monkey Business”
Haven’t done one of these in a while, I’ve not been able to get time to draw anything. Anyway, P is for playdates, doesn’t the stress just melt away as you all tacitly agree to ignore your kids and just let them get on with it so you can finally have a conversation with someoneContinue reading “P is for… Playdates”
First off, not only am I struggling with a pig, I am stuggling with a post. This thing keeps deleting my post every time I publish it or save it or anything. Maybe this is the curse of the pig. I have a pig card. I think it’s a good idea – the card peopleContinue reading “Struggling with a pig”
I recently discovered “fur” brushes, they are so realistic and very fun to use. I have spent the last little while busily painting fur on stuff – i love the effect although i’m still working out how to do it justice. The 2 year old asked me to draw a monster chasing after (and eating)Continue reading “Fake fur”
I’ve been trying to design some cards, not knowing anything about how to do it means it has been reasonably challenging. Fun though. After a month of trying I have finally hit double figures in terms of cards that have been accepted in to the Thortful catalogue. Yay! At the moment I have a limitContinue reading “Double digits”
We’ve been pretty lucky in only having to go to A&E once so far. Our eldest shoved something up her nose just before she was supposed to go to bed. Double fun.
Aaah, don’t you just love them that little bit more when they’re asleep? Another day successfully survived.
It seems like every meal is accompanied by running, pleading, playing, cajoling… basically anything but eating.
We all say we’ll never lie to our kids and then we all end up lying to our kids. Just little ones. Harmless ones. Hardly lies at all really….