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Meet The Maker - Talia Giles

Meet The Maker - Talia Giles

To kick off our first Meet The Maker of 2019 we've been chatting to artist and dear friend Talia Giles. Here at épanoui we have been stocking Talia's fine art prints since day dot and we know how much you all love her work. Talia's mixture of modern design practice with traditional posed portrait make her pieces very distinctive and striking for any wall that they grace.  Here is a little snapshot of Talia's day to day, what makes her tick and some exciting news about upcoming collections. So grab a cuppa and discover more about this Bedfordshire based maker. ...

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Meet the maker, Suzie Dicker owner of À L’aise

Meet the maker, Suzie Dicker owner of À L’aise

Welcome to our latest Meet the Maker post with Suzie Dicker owner of luxury stationary company À L’aise. We sat down with Suzie to find out what really makes her creativity flow, where he inspiration comes from and what it's really like to own and run a creative business in today's climate. Not only do we stock Suzie's beautiful cards & prints but we also host Modern Calligraphy and Brush lettering workshops with her from our creative space at the shop. Her next workshop is Thursday 19th July - we only have a few tickets left so make sure you...

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Talking jewellery, business & cake with the wonderful Alice from More Than Toast

We recently spent a lovely morning with Alice from super lifestyle blog More Than Toast We chatted about the highs and the lows of being self-employed, juggling life, business and a creative mind and of course there was cake... You can read the full article here  

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