22 February 2012

i'm inspired by singing letters

Operation Alphabet is fantastic book which was launched at Bubble London. The Ministry of Letters is super with an orchestra of singing letters and a book app coming soon!

emily's ark handmade toys

 More handmade toys in mohair wool, traditionally crafted in Northumberland by Emily Pitkethly of Emily's Ark
emily's ark

gris dog

I saw this lovely chap, gris dog,  at the UK Toy Fair in January. He is a comfort blanket and soft toy from Netherlands company Wallaboo. I think if my characters were made into toys they might turn out a bit like this.

the last bear

The perfect pink houndstooth for this beautiful handmade bear by Erika Olson Gross. Her toys are truly a work of art