It all starts with a ramble in the English Lake District…
Taking her sketchbook Laura Sowerby begins work on her designs by drawing from the nature that surrounds her remote cottage and studio.
The drawings are worked up into compositions that can be put into repeat for fabrics and wallpapers so that a certain magic can occur that brings new potential of rhythm and scale and excitement.
Once transferred to wood or lino blocks cutting can begin – a painstaking process entailing weeks of work.
The arduous task of hand printing comes next.
The result - each piece is a piece of joy, the product of a labour of love that we hope will bring you much pleasure.