The Cosmic Sunbeam Tarot Deck

Hi everyone; I have finally decided on a name for my new deck – The Cosmic Sunbeam tarot deck! I wanted to give it a title that was ultimately uplifting and inspiring – like the art is intended to be. I also have a thing about the sun (being a Leo rising) and find it … Read more >>

a new bright & happy tarot deck and kickstarter project!

Hi everyone! It’s been absolutely ages since I posted – life happens! But I am very excited to post my first cards for my new kickstarter project. I’ve been designing away and wanted to finally commit to a style for a tarot deck (having also pondered other decks like a lino-print version and my Sparkling … Read more >>

A pretty peacock collage

Peacock Collage in Gold and blue by Lila Hunnisett

Hello! A quick daily blog post – this is my peacock collage in gold and blue! I did it ages ago but still not put it up in my shop yet. But if you’re interested and fancy purchasing it directly, feel free to get in touch! I love peacocks and anything related to them, they … Read more >>

Sketch of the day – ‘all day just shine bright’

All Day Just Shine Bright Postcard

A quick daily brush pen and ink drawing, made in service of my daily sketching habit, now available in my shop! This is an “oracle card’ design and may form part of a future oracle deck I’m pondering. It’s been scanned and is in my pile of “check back in later!”. As I mentioned in … Read more >>

Creating artistic habits – sketching daily

The Moon postcard card design

At the moment I’m trying to create a daily blog post and a daily sketching habit. As I mentioned in my other posts, you have to snatch a little piece of creativity whereby you possibly can whilst single parenting. So mini bites are important if you actually want to squeeze art in! Hopefully over time … Read more >>

a four leaf clover good luck card design

In the last few months (since Covid lockdowns!) I decided to take up lino cutting so I could be more hands on with my work. As a mostly digital designer looking to get back to real art, lino has offered me an excellent chance to do this. After my initial experiments with a cheap Amazon … Read more >>

Staying inspired whilst being creative

Hello everyone! This is a quick message for all creative types, worried about maintaining their inspiration and workflow. It can be difficult to be an artist, particularly if you’re creating artwork at home without a regular audience or getting frequent feedback. Creative blocks and a lack of self confidence can easily creep up on even … Read more >>

In praise of making collages

Nature collage foliage retro gold

Hi everyone! I made this collage a year or two ago but thought I would dig it out for a post because I still love it and I love the process of collaging (is that a word?!). Old magazines, coloured papers or cut up books can instantly give your work amazing texture and beautiful colour … Read more >>