Archive for April, 2016

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An enjoyable and interesting day at the London Book Fair yesterday, meeting colleagues from the US, customers and friends. Looking forward to working on some of the new books:

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It is quite amazing to hear how popular colouring books continue to be, with thousands being sold every week, and it’s very gratifying that Fox Chapel, with their Design Originals imprint, are leading the pack in the States.

Colouring books dumpbin at LBF_LR




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Just a quick glimpse into my beautiful traditional old cider apple orchard. Most of the trees are on their last legs but it’s a haven for wildlife (actually, a haven for rabbits) and I hope to bring it back to life by planting some replacement trees and giving it a bit of TLC


Snowdrops in the copse behind the orchard


Orchard in April

Orchard in April with celandines


Leaves beginning to come out


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