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Avedon, Arbus, Adams. Beckham, Kardashian.

The ability to be creatively diverse should not be reserved for those that are rich enough to decide to do it. People should be questioning the barriers that are in place in their own lives, and breaking them down.

Rattycatcat does the Autumn Fair at the NEC

The Autumn Fair is one of the UK's largest and best known trade shows. It is a wholesale gift and home trade event, showcasing 'amazing brands, new products, retail insight and bucket-loads of inspiration.'

Leaping in to the Void: Making Good Art

I was in my workshop on Wednesday and I began printing with some of the first linocuts I made just over five years ago. One in particular I enjoyed working with was a little blackbird. It occurred to me that the only reason I had made that blackbird in the first place (sad story alert) […]

Rattycatcat’s Five Favourite Creative Reference Books

I love books, especially big coffee table hardback books with lots of pictures! When I'm stuck for ideas for my drawings and prints I flick through my beautiful picture books - they've never failed to get my mind thinking in a different way or heading down a different road to where it was originally. I've created a list - albeit a little one - of the books that have helped me the most.