As a child I lived a short distance from the sea, so close we could visit every day. Some of my first memories are of making sandcastle with my mother. She wore the most beautiful flowery bathing suit with a little skirt, which I thought was divine.


Cheeky mermaid and sailor sketch, freehand using ink became the inspiration behind a design I created for my friends wedding. I think I will use this pair again. They remind me of a Staffordshire pottery figures.