The Pixie Life — Collaboration

Meet the Collab Maker- Gemma Truman Glass

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Meet the Collab Maker- Gemma Truman Glass

Good evening,The Big Pixie Collab is just five days away now. It has been a long road getting here but the album is coming together wonderfully now!  Next up in the blog series of makers taking part we have the wonderful Gemma Truman Glass. Photo credit: Matt Thomas Tell us a bit about you! I am a blown glass artist, with a big thing for colour. (I basically blow bubbles in molten glass to make beautiful colourful objects.) I have been doing this since 2008 and I couldn’t imagine doing anything else. I use a furnace over in Derbyshire to...

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Meet the Collab Maker- Lizzie Martell Illustrations

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Meet the Collab Maker- Lizzie Martell Illustrations

Good evening,Well The Big Pixie Collab is now under three weeks away. The album is coming together nicely and I have felt incredibly honoured to work with so many wonderful and talented makers. I really wanted to take this opportunity for you to get to know some of the makers involved a little better so we will be running a series of interviews in the next two weeks. First up we have the lovely Lizzie Martell Moore. My name is Lizzie and I run a small business called Lizzie Martell Illustration where I paint original art commissions and sell Giclee...

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The Big Pixie Collab! (Part 1)

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The Big Pixie Collab! (Part 1)

Good evening everyone! Those of you who follow Pixiecraft on social media will have seen that the last few weeks my feed has been entirely taken over by some very different and absolutely incredible designs. I am currently working towards a huge event on our Facebook page called The Big Pixie Collaboration.  This event involves me collaborating with 25+ illustrators, papercutters, designers and artists to create some stitchy magic and oh my has it turned into something wonderful. Over the last few years I have stitched collaborative pieces with a few different artists and every time it has been a...

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