Author Archives: nicolabakerartist

If You Make It, They Won’t (Necessarily) Come

I know it’s been a few weeks since I posted anything on my blog, so apologies for being such a bad blogger. I try to post something at least once a week but sometimes seven days have flown by and … Continue reading

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New Things

Over the past few weeks I have been making some new items for my shop. I’m still exploring textures using different materials to create some lovely paper bowls, Tuscan landscape collages and handmade cards. Here is a selection of them.

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Crafty Northerners

This weeks Crafty Northerner is again North of the border in the lovely city of Edinburgh. Maggie and her husband David from Zukr Boutique make delicious artisan goodies.  Their chocolate lollipops, scrumptious brownies, cookies and delicious marshmallows are little works … Continue reading

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Folky Featured Seller

So excited and proud to be this weeks Meet the Maker on Folksy’s online magazine – Frankly.  Have a look at it here!

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New Shop Items

This is my latest addition to the Tuscan Landscape Collage collection, along with a print of it. Also some new handmade cards.  To see more have a look at my Etsy shop, enjoy!  

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Crafty Northerners

Aquilla Design are based in Middlesbrough, UK and offer a unique range of mixed media collage, art & photography.  I never knew there was so many ways to upcyle vinyl!  Have a look at their Etsy shop to see their … Continue reading

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Featured in a Blog Post

I’m very excited as Vivid Creative Curiosities has featured me in their weekly blog post.  Yikes!!!  Have a look at the post and while you’re there have a look at their blog to see the fab work they make.

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“It’s not enough to be good”

“It’s not enough to be good. It’s not enough to be doing the same things as your competitors. You have to do something different”, says Megan Visser on http://www.handmadeology.com/its-not-enough-to-be-good – and it’s so true.  There are so many great artists … Continue reading

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CRAFTY NORTHERNERS

Lucy Farfort is an illustrator and designer based in Newcastle upon Tyne.  She has a fantastic array of quirky, colourful products, from art prints and coasters to brooches.  To find out more have a look at her website or Etsy … Continue reading

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New Etsy Items

This week I’ve been making more lovely handmade cards and added another framed Tuscan Landscape collage.

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