Tag Archives: illustration

sprig of parsley © 2013 pollymonster. All rights reserved.

a sprig of parsley.

Fresh parsley is one of my favourite herbs,  I especially love the smell when cutting through a bunch of crispy fresh stems.  Actually the smell always reminds me of when I was little and Nanna would get me to help … Continue reading

raised by others glasses © 2011 pollymonster. All rights reserved.

raised by others.

Just a quick post to introduce you to some amazing illustrations by Sean of Raised by others, AKA my boyfriend and Polly’s other slave!!  Unfortunately he doesn’t use this amazing skill enough…  I will definitely be posting more of his … Continue reading

peppercorns small © 2011 pollymonster. All rights reserved.

cotton.twine.quartz and potters pink.

I put together another moodboard of some of the little things cluttering my work space at the moment (minus the ugly things e.g bills!). I feel like everything I make and buy at the moment revolves around this neutral pallette … Continue reading

My first botanical illustration © 2011 pollymonster. All rights reserved.

first Illustration.

You may know that back in November I was taking some botanical illustration classes… I absolutely loved doing it and I hope to squeeze some more classes in this year. For this illustration the exercise was to learn to stipple. … Continue reading