27.03.2017

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I wrote something exceptionally raw earlier this year. It was a beautifully strange experience and I sent it to one friend, my lover and my parents. I could not share it with anyone else. It was filled with too much anxiety, ranting and I was too vulnerable to bleed out for the world to see. But it […]

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the beginning

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This year has offered me something invaluable: alone time. I have always shied away from it in fear of loneliness or that it would mean something negative to not have hundreds of friends and an overly active social life.  Since my early childhood I have had to make do with friends that unknowingly made me […]

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Discovering Betty’s Bay

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“It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.” – Edmund Hillary After multiple weekends of work and countless late nights we decided to treat ourselves to a quiet weekend away to just unwind, connect and recharge for our upcoming projects. I booked my first AirBnB late last year and was very impressed with the […]

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Graphic Design 101

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Starting a new brand is hard. I would know all too well. It is an incredible amount of work, money, time and effort and in the end it might not work out. You have to fail and fail fast, pick yourself up and start again (and again…). There are inevitable insecurities along the way. You […]

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Secret Doodles

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“My fascination with letting images repeat and repeat – or in film’s case ‘run on’ – manifests my belief that we spend much of our lives seeing without observing.”- Andy Warhol Over the last three months I have been working on a secret doodle project with Fuze Tea celebrating summer with the launch of their […]

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Conteu | Volume 1

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Conteu Volume 1  “Kindled from the French word raconteur, meaning storyteller, Conteu Magazine is a collection of stories that celebrate the makers, honour the thinkers and inspire the adventurers.” – Megan & Chloe   Make. Think. Adventure. I met the lovely Megs and Chloë of Conteu Magazine in 2015 while I was in Durban exhibiting […]

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Paper Anniversary

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“We loved with a love that was more than love.” – Edgar Allan Poe Seeing as love is definitely in the air today and I finally managed to squeeze in some precious time for a little blog post I thought I would finally share one of my favourite commissions that I hand crafted in December. […]

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