Yearly Archives: 2014

Happy Christmas from the RT Studio!

Hello everyone! We just wanted to say a quick thank you to all of our lovely followers & supporters who have been amazing this year! We will be taking a break over Christmas from Dec 19th – Jan 5th so the blog will be quite during this period. To keep up the festive spirit check […]

Studio News – Designer Insights

Happy Wednesday everyone! Are you all enjoying the lead up to Christmas? The studio is buzzing with festive cheer as we send out everyone’s thoughtful gifts in time for the big day! Check out the shop for ideas & great stocking fillers. Today we are excited to share our fab ‘Designer Insights’ interview by Terry’s […]

Interiors Roundup – Loft Spaces

Happy Thursday! Today we are looking at great loft spaces & the best innovative & interesting ways to use & decorate them! We all know loft spaces can be hard to decorate with their sloping ceilings & limited wall space but take a look at some of the stunning spaces below & be inspired! From […]

Designer Review – What Kate Loves

Happy Tuesday everyone! Today we are delighted to share some simply gorgeous ceramic designs from Kate Thorburn, the designer behind What Kate Loves. Based in Yorkshire, Kate is a surface pattern design with a background in ceramic & card design. She loves to draw & finds inspiration from everything around her such as walking in […]

Black Friday Treats!

Happy Friday! It is Black Friday today so you know what that means… lots of our fun products & colourful are on sale! Not only are we offering a huge 50% off in the RT shop (see the newsletter for more info & the image below), our licensing partners are also running some fabulous deals! […]

Studio News – #20waysdoodle

Happy Thursday! I was out shopping with my little man Blayke & designer friend Louise Tiler recently & I was so excited to find my ‘20 Ways to Draw a Doodle‘ book in Waterstones! It is very surreal to see my book in an actual shop! Below are some lovely things people have said about […]

Creative Review – Bubblegum Balloons

Happy Tuesday lovely people! Today we have some fab colour inspiration from Bubblegum Balloons. The company is run by three friends with a shared passion for creativity & beautiful things. They fully believe that Winnie the Pooh knew what he was talking about when he said “No-one can be uncheered with a balloon”, & that […]

Artist Review – Ana Victoria Calderon

Happy Tuesday! Our Artist Review this week features the beautiful work of Ana Victoria Calderon, an artist located in Mexico City who was raised in tropical Cancun. Being surrounded by the nature & vegetation had a profound effect on her work & became a huge part of her inspiration. She loves to work with watercolour, […]

Studio News – ABSPD has begun!

Happy Wednesday everyone! This week at RT HQ we are excitedly welcoming lots of new students to Modules 1 & 2 of The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design! We are thrilled to get to meet so many new, inspiring people from all over the world & we can’t wait to get stuck in […]

Typography Friday – Old English Company

It’s Friday lovely followers so that means it’s time for some more scrummy typography inspiration! Today we are sharing some gorgeous designs from Old English Company! The Old English Company is made up of a group of people that create a range of lovely prints, gifts & homewares, collaborating by mixing together traditional & contemporary […]