OUR ARTISTS

  • Dixon Does Doodles

    Jon Dixon is an illustrator known as Dixon Does Doodles.

    His work consists of dinosaurs, monsters, beasts, zombies and sometimes a mixture of all four.

    His doodles can be found on cards, prints, pin puppets, mugs and more!

  • Margaret May Soaps

    Margaret May (the artist's grandmother) was the inspiration behind this range of luxurious and natural bath and beauty products. All ingredients are ethically sourced, using only simple, natural recipes, keeping packaging to a minimum and recyclable. This is a Local BS3 cottage industry in a terrace house.

     

    All products are made in small batches on the kitchen table. They have been tried and tested on family and friends, passed for sale in the UK and EU and are now helping to support the vital at Arnos Vale. Making workshops will be available over the year too! 

  • Eva Glass Design

    Eva designs and creates stained glass and kiln-formed glass window art, homeware and jewellery. Eva specialises in creating collections of kiln-formed (or fused) glass window art, homeware and jewellery under the brand Eva Glass Design. 

     

    Eva has always loved how the shades of coloured glass change in different light. Most of her work is inspired by the nature that she has immerse herself in when working in the garden or visiting the countryside. Eva also take inspiration from the sea and our relationship with it. Eva designs and constructs her pieces to bring a harmonious feel to interiors. 

  • JEMMA DAVIES

    Jem is an artist, illustrator and designer based in her hometown of Bristol and she loves to draw. Her day job in graphic design involves spending a lot of time at a computer, so as an artist she favours more traditional techniques – mostly inks, watercolours and pen on paper.

     

    Jem’s artwork is hugely influenced by the natural world and features animals, landscapes, oceans, galaxies and constellations. Her work has been featured in exhibitions across Bristol and you can buy her designs as art prints, greetings cards, mugs and more. Jem also takes on freelance projects and create bespoke artwork for private commissions. When she’s not working or painting, you’ll find her climbing, hiking or drinking tea.

  • LINDA
    AVIS

    Linda is a Bristol based pastel artist, world traveller and writer, inspired by landscapes, their peoples, pets and wildlife. Author of children’s book ‘Worrall and Robin’ and its sequel ‘Worrall, Robin and the Garden Visitor’. Also the illustrated poetry book ‘Dawn Rising’ with prizewinning life poems.

     

    Linda's work is available as Original Paintings, Prints, Greetings Cards, Coasters, mugs and cushions etc. Commissions and enquiries welcome.

  • LITTLE RED APPLE

    Little Red Apple is the business name of Emma Garland. Her work is influenced by her love of clean, crisp design, simple shapes and silhouettes.

     

    Emma makes minimal, contemporary wooden jewellery including geometric necklaces and earrings as well as fun brooches. Her also make original hand cut paper collages and use these designs as greetings cards and coasters.​

  • RANSOM DESIGNS

    Ransom Designs:
    Ransom Designs' hope in making cards is to bring a smile to the people receiving them and to make them feel loved.

     

    The artist really does care about the environment which is why they choose to print on recycled card. All work is printed locally in Bedminster and biodegradable cornstarch packaging is used.

  • SARAH
    RAY

    Sarah greeting cards can be found in the Glass Designs shop. Their funny and charming designs are a true delight! 

  • SIMON ALDERSON

    Simon Alderson Glass is a designer/maker specializing in stained and fused glass.

     

    He creates bespoke, functional and decorative home-ware as well as contemporary glass art pieces, Inspired by the natural world.

  • STRIPED PEBBLE

    Jane Kendall was an artist, illustrator and printmaker inspired by pattern, nature, transformation, and colour. Sadly Jane died from pancreatic cancer in 2018, but her husband Mike and best friend Becky are keeping Jane's amazing work alive using her original linocut blocks, ink recipes and hand colouring techniques. Jane loved every aspect of linocut print making, from the first twinkle of an idea in her head to the first finished print. No matter how many she created, there was always an element of surprise at the result. Jane loved to play with the colours of each design, and used all sorts of papers to print on, especially handmade papers made from lokta, hemp and banana leaves.

     

    Mike Kendall is a graphic designer and artist. He mainly paints in watercolour, but also enjoys experimenting with mixed media, spray stencils, acrylics and inks. He is inspired by light, reflections, water, and places.

  • SU
    WILLIAMS

    Sue graduated from Herefordshire College of Art with BA (Hons) in Design Crafts.


    Since moving to Bristol, She has worked part-time producing landscapes of
    places that she has visited and of her home city, Bristol. She has worked with textiles and printmaking to make unique, textural images which she sells as limited edition prints and cards. Sue also welcome commissions.

  • VIV
    HUNTER

    Viv Hunter-Artist & Illustrator
    Viv has a growing collection of original art cards for sale in Glass Designs as well as a series of illustrations of Bristol views. Inspired by landscape, architecture and nature, Viv selects a wide-range of subjects (cityscapes eg Bristol, to animals to floral) and a wide-range of mediums (pen & ink to pastels to acrylics). Viv has lived in North Somerset for over 30 years, originally moving to the south- west to work at Bristol University.

     

    Srt has always been a smouldering passion. She has a love of working in bold colours. Viv teaches art courses in her studio in Banwell and loves to inspire creativity in others on her unique one day Creativity Retreats held in her home. She would be delighted to be commissioned to draw or paint your pet. Viv tutors science at GCSE and A level whilst waiting to make her fortune as an artist! Swimming, walking her beautiful dog, reading and spending time with her three wonderful grown up children and fabulous friends along with creating art all currently contribute to a full, healthy and contented life. Be creative, be happy is her mantra.

  • THE CORBEAU PRESS

    The Corbeau Press is the creative outlet for Bedminster based artist Jess Bartlett. She makes beautifully hand engraved glass homeware and jewellery, using her nature inspired artwork.

     

    Each piece is unique and you can also request a custom order for that personal touch. As featured on Kirstie’s Handmade Christmas 2019.

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