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26 Sep 2019

'A magical world of wonders' what an absolutely amazing review of our pop up gallery in Folkestone. Meet Ursula who popped in to our pop up. She is a fellow bookworm, writer and artist. We love her interpretation of our Fat Cat. Take a look at what else her mum had to...

16 Apr 2018

Custard Towers closed for a little mini break during the Easter Holidays. Illustrator Phillip Price and I headed to stunning Venice for some inspiration.

I felt like I'd been dropped into a masterpiece and allowed to wander around inside. Everywhere you looked was...

25 Jan 2018

It is always lovely to hear fabulous feedback about my books from schools.  So you can imagine how absolutely delighted I was to receive photos and notes from a teacher in Verden, Germany.

Alice read 'A Squirrel's Tail' with her second and fourth grade classes. Pro...

11 Dec 2017

Reindeer reminder:

Last date for online orders, with guaranteed delivery in time for Christmas, is Friday 15th December.

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!  Boy was it a cold weekend signing books at Custard HQ in Greenwich Market.  The weather might have been cold b...

5 Sep 2017

Phew! What a summer it's been.  I've signed hundreds of copies of 'Standing on Custard', launched 'A Squirrel's Tail' and opened an online shop so you can now order books, cards and prints anytime anywhere.  

I am super proud to know that both books are now on chil...

31 Jul 2017

Yesterday was the first Sunday trading for Standing on Custard at Greenwich Craft Market. We had a wonderfully busy day full of real life colourful characters as well as the ones we create.  Sky our beautiful and rather silly dog, who happens to be the inspiration for...

27 Apr 2017

We hope you all had a fabulous Easter and are looking forward to another Bank Holiday next week?  

We've been very busy working on our second book 'A Squirrel's Tail'.  Here's a sneak peek of the cover for our first story book.  

'A Squirrel's Tail' is a story about...

17 Mar 2017

We thought you might like to see a time lapse of Asparagus coming to life.  As we mentioned previously she is still at prototype stage but she's certainly ready to start going on some adventures so keep an eye out for 'The Adventures of Asparagus Pickle'.

8 Mar 2017

Here's a review, by the pupils, of my first ever Primary School visit to talk about reading and Standing on Custard. Really special day for me. It had been a long term ambition of mine to go into schools to promote reading and inspire children. Can't wait to do more.

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