Tales from the Workshop

Life at Natty Deco with Maggie

Flowers Galore - freshly painted for Toby's Garden Festival where all were very well received and found lovely new homes

Popular Snowdrop Decorations displayed with one of my favourite vintage botanical books (I love exploring new ways to style my decos!)

All set up in the Artisan Barn at Toby's Garden Festival. What a super event - we had a great time bringing the stand to Devon

RHS Harlow Carr 2021 - I was absolutely delighted to have had my work selected to show at this gorgeous RHS garden (a favourite place of my late Grandparents)

Maggie prepares work for sale at The Bishop's Palace Artisan Market, Nov. 21 The Flower Station at the front of the stand is very popular with visitors who enjoy choosing their own stems to display

Stock selected for Just Makers Gallery, Ripley Castle N.Yorkshire

A fab display idea shared by a lovely customer

Beautiful Bouquets prepared for the galleries

Maggie prepares to paint behind the stand at Hope in Nature, Shepton Snowdrop Festival

Hand Painted Stems and Flower Drops on display at Hope in Nature, Shepton Snowdrop Festival

Floral Wreaths. Made to order, delicate and ethereal; also lovely with a few sprigs of evergreen

Floral Wreaths catch the Summer rays at Art in the Garden (while Alexi kindly delivers G&Ts to thirsty exhibitors!)

Flowers au Naturelle! Find these naked beauties for sale at Emma's Apothecary, Skipton N. Yorkshire

Fritillaria production S/S 21

My lovely Mum Liz helps man the stand at The Bishop's Palace Garden Festival. The Paper cut Flower Cards are made with locally produced Somerset Paper from St. Cuthbert's Mill (City of Wells). Visitors to the Garden Shows love choosing from them

Hand Tied Posy in popular Scandi White and Sage Green colourway

Zesty Lime Snowdrops S/S 21

Featured on the blog! Song Bird Spring edit 2022

Spring edition Song Bird decorations in gorgeous Blue and White for Spring 2022

Cards, Bottles, Flowers; in the background some larger prints sold at Somerset Art Weeks

Cards and Flowers - Somerset Paper

Pretty Seahorses S/S 21 helping to raise funds for The Seahorse Thrust

Lobster Parade!

Mermaid Party!

Somerset Paper Honeysuckle motifs for cards and prints

Paper Poppies used for styling

Cards received by a happy regular customer. Image reproduced with kind permission of jeweller Jo Pond

Fern Cloud - larger work on display as part of the Somerset Re aquainted Exhibition, Somerton 2021

Fern Cloud detail

Laser Etched Indigo Wood Panels commissioned as part of an exhibition at Somerset Art Works Festival 2019

Hanging Oak and Acorn Decos in Truffle and Gold

A/W - gorgeous Autumn colours - heady Cow Parsley and bold Rosehips in bright Oriental Red and Orange

Hound Decos - popular every year with visitors to the Christmas shows

Mistletoe production line - with plenty of tea and ginger cake!

Mistletoe galore!

Mistletoe in soft sage greens - best selling online decoration for A/W 2020 and now in 2021 too!

Putting the finishing touches to the display for the online Winter markets

Winter Display 2020

Winter Display 2020

Winter Display 2020

Lovely Mama Liz greets visitors at Crafts in the Pen, Skipton N. Yorkshire (we were very well wrapped up for this show!) Nov.21

Lots and lots of Somerset Paper Wings in production, another Winter favourite

Somerset Paper Wings Decoration Winter 2020

Wintery White Polar Bears and Hand Painted Fir Trees - new for Winter 21

Winter Whites - Luminaria and Cow Parsley Seed Heads for Winter 21

Snowy Fir Tree production - I love making these every year

Vintage and Handmade Fair Dec 2019

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