Our Creative Process

Turning ideas into reality. We welcome you to share our creative process.

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At the start of a new design, we will often re-visit our sketch book to seek inspiration. we were inspired by a sketch we did after viewing Toulouse Lautrec Can Can paintings – The Can Can dance resembles a blooming rose.

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Relevant images are gathered for inspiration and reference.

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We often re-draw individual elements of the design to experiment with different looks and form to achieve the best outcome.

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We chose to screen print this design to compliment its historical inspired theme. The lines of the design are re-drawn to suit the screen printing method.

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After deciding on the colours, our master screen printer carefully mixes the colour by hand and matches the tones by eye.

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The paper base is rolled out to approx 10m in length and hand printed one screen at a time. The paper is then left to dry, edges trimmed and ready to go!