Patterns in nature.

Cornus Kousa – flowering dogwood, without doubt one of my all time favourite flowering small trees at Westonbirt Arboretum. Those white papery, mosaic upright bracts surround a tiny ball of flowers that eventually become pink strawberries, hence why this tree is also known as the Japanese Strawberry tree. So many patterns in nature, and there’s […]

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Hap-bee Easter

For anyone that knows Mellow Ground you’ll know that we’re not just made keen on pretty patterns and fabrics. Nature, in particular bees and other pollinators is another huge love…these little critters need our help so why not give this a go over Easter break and make them some where lovely to stay. All you […]

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If you go down to the woods today … an inky rendition

Originally posted on Kate Leonard Illustration:
It’s autumn and I can tell not just by the fact I wear at least 3 layers of clothing before I venture outside (I’m a wimp to the cold) but also because the leaves are falling and everything outside is changing.  My creative friend Kim made an autumn post exploring and admiring…

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