free printable happy gift tags!

Happy themed printable free gift tags by Lila Hunnisett

hi everyone! In celebration of getting my mailing list together I have created some free gift tag printables which will be sent out to anyone who signs up to my mailing list over the next week or two. Once the first newsletter has been sent out, they will be appended to my welcome email (going … Read more >>

A happy and adventurous Aries picture

Aries Ram Illustration Zodiac Picture

Hello! My regular blogging habit has fallen by the wayside for some time but thought I’d update with this happy Aries picture I did. I’m creating a series of all the zodiac signs in this style. A Cute Aries Zodiac Illustration Aries is a cardinal sign, which the sun transits from late March to late … 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 >>

new shop now open for business!

lila hunnisett illustration shop sign now open

Hi everyone, it’s taken me far longer to get around to doing than I would like to admit (single parenting and client work isn’t always conducive to finding the time to further my own work) but I am so pleased to have finally got some items up into my shop! I’ve had to brush up … Read more >>

Aquarius themed artwork – zodiacal symbol design

Aquarius glyph symbol artwork in blue and white

Hi again! I’m going to try to keep my blog more up to date with new work as I do it. Today I bring to you another zodiacal illustration! This time based on the astrological symbol of Aquarius, ♒, combined with the mythological symbolism relating to the sign. A Saturn ruled sign, Aquarius is a … Read more >>

website update coming soon!

Hello! I’ve been meaning to update my website for eons, but the pressures of parenting a young child pretty much single handedly whilst trying to undertake my paid work has proved crazily challenging, and it remains a task that is yet to be done despite the best of intentions!…. as such much of the work … Read more >>

brighton illustrations for wedding invite pack

I was asked by clients Doug and Andy to help create a very special wedding invite pack for their summer Brighton wedding, themed around seaside and fun. After consultation we agreed a style and theme of iconic Brighton scenery postcards (with the different wedding info on the reverse of each) tucked inside an outer card … Read more >>