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16th July 2021

The Artcooks! Lucy Rose’s Veggie Peanut Noodles recipe!

Another week, another recipe! This week’s Artcooks recipe is coming straight from Lucy Rose, who has illustrated a wonderfully simple Veggie Peanut Noodle stir-fry. Delicious! Lucy Rose’s Veggie Peanut Noodles 1 Carrot, ribboned 2 Spring Onions, chopped 1 Red Pepper, sliced 2 Garlic Cloves, grated 1/2 Broccoli, chopped 1 Lime, juiced 1 tsp Honey  1 […]

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13th July 2021

Chris Wormell brings some warmth to Grain Shaker Vodka through his emu illustration!

Chris Wormell has illustrated an Emu icon for the packaging of Grain Shaker Vodka, an Australian vodka brand. Commissioned by design agency Pearlfisher, the packaging is a warmer take on vodka branding. Chris’s illustration of a trailblazing Emu rider charging through grain brings both the ingredients and a sense of humour that helps set the […]

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8th July 2021

The Artcooks! Laura Barrett impresses with a Moroccan Filo Pie recipe!

We’re back with another recipe from one of our culinary inclined creatives; Laura Barrett is impressing with a Moroccan inspired filo pie! Laura Barrett’s Moroccan Filo Pie 30ml Olive oil 125g Butternut Squash, cut in to small cubes 2 onions, sliced 2 garlic cloves, crushed 4 tsp Ras el Hanout 2 tsp Harissa 400g Chopped […]

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25th June 2021

Claire Harrup illustrates beautifully textured fish for Eating Well magazine.

Claire Harrup has been commissioned by Eating Well magazine to illustrate an article on community supported fisheries. Creating 10 fish themed illustrations of featuring specific species and aquatic elements, Claire’s unique textures give the wide-eyed kippers massive amounts of personality. Made up of brush & ink drawing and hand-printed textures, these were then layered in […]

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11th June 2021

The Artcooks! Nic Jones has a recipe for the best biscuits; Gingernuts!

Nic Jones is our resident Artcook this week, and she’s providing the perfect snack to accompany a tea break; Gingernuts! Nic Jones’s Gingernuts 4 oz. self raising flour (110g) 1 slightly rounded teaspoon of ground ginger 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 1 1/2 oz. granulated sugar (40g) 2 oz. margarine (50g) 2 oz (or 2 […]

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21st May 2021

The Artcooks! Lindsey Spinks best broccoli soup recipe!

In this weeks edition of The Artcooks, Lindsey Spinks has swapped a pencil for a serving spoons and shared a recipe for her best broccoli soup! Lindsey Spinks Best Broccoli Soup 1 red onion, finely diced 1 tsp garlic oil 1 large potato, diced 1 vegetable stock cube in 1.2Litre Water 400g broccoli, chopped into […]

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30th April 2021

The Artcooks! Kate Forrester’s super simple Sicilian Lemon Pasta!

Time for another round of The Artcooks! Putting on the chef hat this week is illustrator and hand-lettering master Kate Forrester, who has a super simple recipe for Sicilian Lemon Pasta; Kate Forrester’s Sicilian Lemon Pasta Spaghetti Extra virgin olive oil Parmesan Lemon juice & zest Salt & Pepper Handful of fresh basil Method Cook Spaghetti […]

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23rd April 2021

The Artcooks! Dàlia Adillon’s Mung Bean & Miso Noodle Soup!

If you’re hungry for something a little lighter but definitely filling, Dàlia Adillon has provided (and illustrated) the perfect recipe for Mung Bean & Miso Noodle Soup; Dalia Adilon’s Mung Bean & Miso Soup 2 large eggs 1.25 litre veg stock 3 tbsp of White Miso paste 1 tbsp fresh grated ginger 2 garlic cloves 2 tbsp […]

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16th April 2021

The Artcooks! Hannah Riordan’s shares her Summer Berry Pudding!

As the days are getting brighter (and warmer… slowly), it seemed like a good time to share Hannah Riordan’s recipe for Summer Berry Pudding; Hannah Riordan’s Summer Berry Pudding: Frozen Summer Berries 1 pack of Belgian Waffles 2 bars of white chocolate 1 egg 300ml of Crème Fraîche Method Cover the base of a deep […]

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9th April 2021

Daniel Long illustrates a “roarsome” T-Rex for Quorn!

Daniel Long has been commissioned by Quorn (via Something More Studio) to illustrate a T-Rex character that will adorn their new range of dinosaur-shaped nuggets, Roarsomes. Dan’s dino is perfectly balanced between fearsome and friendly (while still remaining obviously a T-Rex), and will definitely appeal to young palaeontologists. Going with a blue/orange colour scheme to […]

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19th March 2021

The Artcooks! Debbie Powell shares her recipe for perfect pasta & pesto!

Over the last year, while being restricted to our homes, many of us have taken the time to sharpen up our culinary skills. Our artists are not exempt from this, and have been kind of enough to share some of their favourite recipes from this time, served with the perfect accompaniment; an illustration! We’ll be […]

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23rd February 2021

Heather Gatley illustrated a delicious looking seafood medley for Sainsbury’s Magazine.

For the last year Heather Gatley has been illustrating the Most Memorable Meal segment in Sainsbury’s magazine. Each month a different celebrity is asked to describe the most memorable meal they’ve ever had, with Heather then creating an illustrated food-themed frame fro the text. This month’s offering was courtesy of diet and fitness queen Rosemary Conley, […]

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8th January 2021

Lucia Gaggiotti reflects on her poster series for Rummo Pasta.

We asked Artworks illustrator Lucia Gaggitotti to discuss her thoughts and feelings about one of our favourite projects of last year, her poster series commissioned by Irving & Co for Rummo Pasta; This work was commissioned about a year ago by Irving & co, an independent creative design studio in London, famous for its originality […]

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22nd October 2020

Rachael Saunders creates signature characters for Whole Foods “home brand”.

Rachael Saunders has created a new look for Whole Foods “home brand” products, Natural Grocers. Ranging from popcorn to pasta sauces, Rachael’s illustrations have been applied to over 35 different products, creating a signature animal character for each. “One day, I would like to take a trip to America to see my designs in the wild.” Working […]

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29th September 2020

Laura Barrett’s illustrations turn a gin bottle into a snow globe for M & S!

Laura Barrett has illustrated two scenes for Marks & Spencers range of gin liqueurs, helping to create the effect of snow globe on a bottle! Tasked with illustrating a winter forest wonderland and a festive high street scene (complete with an M&S shopfront), the illustrations perfectly sell the snow globe effect when combined with the […]

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25th September 2020

Meet the Arists – Lucia Gaggiotti

Lucia Gagiotti’s beautiful illustrations use vintage references and iconography to make incredible contemporary graphic art, calling out to classic children’s books, folk art and mid-century design. Her cartoonish figures are rendered with a practiced naïveté and immaculately presented with worn in textures; her images feel like they have a life well-lived. Splitting her time between […]

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16th September 2020

Mary Woodin has created a standout cover for “The Homesteader’s guide to growing herbs”.

Mary Woodin has been commissioned to illustrate the cover and internal spots for a book on how to grow and use herbs; The Homesteader’s guide to growing herbs. Wanting to create a cover that would stand out from the crowd of existing herb books on the market, Mary created detailed colour roughs that could be judged […]

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11th September 2020

Meet the Artists – Sneaky Raccoon

Sneaky Raccoon is the artist alias of Anna Mullin, a graphic illustrator and designer. Enthralled by the natural world and a love of colour, Anna’s illustrations often feature animals or character creations. She enjoys producing visually reductive artwork, with each project being individually tailored to the client or desired audience. Working in both design and illustration […]

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1st September 2020

Heather Gatley illustrates some cool “coolers” for LCBO

Heather Gatley has illustrated an in-store mural design for Canadian Liquor retailer LCBO, following on from a previous mural for their craft beer station, this time it’s all about “coolers”; cocktail mixers to keep cool in the warm weather. Keeping the same style as the original mural but updated with vibrant, summery colours, Heather took […]

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25th August 2020

Hannah Bailey illustrates a sushi feast for the eyes in The Ned.

Hannah Bailey was asked to illustrate a recipe from The Ned’s Asia pacific inspired restaurant; Kaia, to feature in the hotel’s in-house magazine. Illustrating the sushi secrets of Kerry Chan, head chef of Kaia, meant that Hannah had to quickly familiarise herself with the world of rolling rice. Fortunately, The Ned’s instagram is constantly updated […]

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