Inspired by her inner child, wild imagination, and love of nature, Christchurch designer and illustrator Felicity Meade of Little Wolf Studio designs and crafts whimsical jewellery and art prints that are playful in nature and sure to delight anyone who is young at heart.
We love this delightful Aotearoa New Zealand intaglio and watercolour map by Nelson-based Esther of Nester Prints. Intaglio prints are created by incising into a plate with a sharp needle. When the ink is applied and then wiped off the surface, ink remains caught in the incisions and creates the impression when passed through a press with the paper…
This delightful original Lino-cut print, Paddock to Market by Mrs W Lino Prints, is inspired by New Zealand’s fertile land – showing off our vineyards and cropping land. There’s a touch of the quirky added… look closely!
The process used to create this beautiful artwork from Created Creative is not unlike that used to paint a conventional picture. Layers of colour are applied and then details carefully added. Except in this case the “paints” are wool and silk fibres and the artist’s hands are the brushes…
We love this woodcut representation of Aotearoa’s own tuatara, available now from JSP on Felt
There’s bound to be someone on your shopping list with an appreciation for the arts. Felt has a fine collection of original art, prints and other goodies to appeal to your favourite arty and cultured cohorts.
“Tuatara” A4 fine art print By August and Stitch, available now on Felt.