Why Line for a Walk?...

One of my favourite memories from school is of that time at the end of the day when the teacher would tell us we could 'Take a Line for a Walk'  This involved taking a lead pencil and, without taking it off the page we would draw a swirling, flowing, overlapping shape which we would then fill with pattern and colour.  I LOVED IT!.

My love of drawing started there and has developed into a design career. After completing a degree in textile design at The Scottish College of Textiles I have been designing and illustrating for the fashion and furnishings industry for the last 18 years. Line for a walk started as a personal project to create art or myself and has evolved to where it is today.

My work still starts by taking a line for a walk.

 

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