Transport Graphics

Last week I took my bus/train/car obsessed 2 year old to the Transport Museum in London. I expected buses and trains but I didn’t expect the cool vintage transport posters and signage. Here are some of my favourites below. Apologies for the poor quality phone images. Ha!   I loved seeing the old tube maps   And next time you’re cursing about that 3 minute wait between trains, … Continue reading Transport Graphics

Yorkshire Sculpture Park

While our kitchen is being extended we’ve had to move out of our house for a few weeks. Perfect excuse to jump in a hire car and head to Sheffield to visit some friends. We rented a house through airbnb (thoroughly recommended!) and spent 2 weeks exploring the Peak District. Such a beautiful part of the world. One of my favourite days was spent at the … Continue reading Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Sparklehen Illustrations

I’ve only had my shop on Folksy for just over a month and so far it’s going pretty well. I have’t had much time to browse other stores but I did stumble upon Heather Scott’s shop, Sparklehen. I love her illustrations. She sells her prints for a very reasonable £7.50. There isn’t’ much information about Heather in her shop but I think these prints are … Continue reading Sparklehen Illustrations

Barcelona Baby!

On Sunday we’re off to Barcelona for 2 weeks. I’ve been twice before but this trip (with two children!) will be very different to the last two. We are swapping our home through the new and salubrious website Behomm.   Below are some  photos I found online of this beautiful city. Barcelona 1962 –  Photo Xavier Miserachs The Barcelona Pavilion – Mies van der Rohe   An … Continue reading Barcelona Baby!

Flying Henry

I love this. When American photographer Rachel Hulin was on maternity leave she was looking for a project she could complete whilst looking after her baby son. He became the subject and the result is the Children’s book Flying Henry.  ‘A fantasy children’s book intended for infants and toddlers, Flying Henry follows the story of a baby who develops a magical ability to fly. Aware of his … Continue reading Flying Henry