Tag Archive: cardiff

Self employed and pregnant. Don't Panic!

Regional Awards Nomination 2016

January 20, 2016 10:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts

After a pretty fantastic end to 2015 by winning Runner-Up in the Creative Industries Category of the Entrepreneur Wales Awards, I'm so thrilled to tell you that it's now been announced I'm a finalist in the Freelancer of The Year Category for the Regional Awards. Hurrah!

Working with WECIL

Working with WECIL

October 14, 2015 2:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

There's no time to relax as the team here have been working on some super exciting projects. One of which is our brief to develop some marketing materials to celebrate WECIL's 20th birthday!


10 tips to survive working from home with a puppy

August 4, 2015 1:01 pm Published by 1 Comment

Last October I made the decision to move my work out of my rented office and back home and adopt an adorable little puppy. It was simultaneously the best and worst thing I did and if I'm honest, 9 months later I'm still adjusting. It's been a tough few months getting used to the fact that there is another little creature relying on me everyday...

New infographic for world ocean day

New animated infographic for World Ocean Day

June 9, 2015 12:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We were honoured to be approached by the wonderful organisation Projectaware.org to create a series of infographics and an animated infographic for World Ocean Day to launch on the 8th of June to help spread the word and inform people of what our litter is doing to our planet.

30 days of disney doodles

30 days of Disney doodles

February 16, 2015 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

This weeks post is all about a recent personal project and challenge named 30 days of Disney doodles. Back in January I watched a great documentary about the phenomenon that is Disney's Frozen which led me on to quite a few articles exploring the impact it's release had around the world...

a new look for a new year!

A New Look for a New Year!

February 12, 2015 9:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Happy February you lot! Sending some love your way as we're approaching Valentines Day. Today's post is just to say a quick hello from Jessica Draws HQ and to introduce you to our new look. When we last spoke, I mentioned we were revamping the site over the Christmas period and would be back with a fresh new look in the New Year...


A swift half in Amsterdam

September 19, 2014 2:35 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Happy September all! This weeks challenge from redmatter was to write a recent adventure. Easy Peasy. As August was waning on, the husband and two our our best mates decided we needed a good old knees up and a break from everyday life so we booked a swift two night stay to one of my favorite cities, Amsterdam. We'd all been before and in my case this would count as my fourth time and no, in case you ask, I am definitely not bored of it yet!


FAQ’s from a Designer’s Friends

March 24, 2014 7:29 am Published by 1 Comment

I thought I would share some of the more unusual and ultimately frustrating questions I've received over the last few years. I've learnt to control by eye twitching and teeth grinding when they reach my ears and hopefully am now able to answer them without clenching my fists. So here goes... FAQ's from a Designer's Friends.