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Busy Mounting Linocut Prints September 15, 2017 15:24

Been busy mounting some linocut prints which have been hidden away from view!

Here are some sparrow pair prints in various colour ways. Please feel free to contact me if there's any one here you fancy!

Sparrow linocut prints by Louise Slater


Best Sellers at Things British August 30, 2017 17:42

Here are some of our best sellers during August at the Things British shop at St Pancras International Station.

Best Sellers Louise Slater Cards

 

Do have a look in Things British if you're in the area: it's upstairs on The Grand Terrace next to the Sir John Betjeman statue, and has lots of lovely things made by independent artists and designer makers.

Sir John Betjeman statue at St Pancras Station


New Stockist : Kate's Place, Galway August 01, 2017 00:09

Delighted to be selling our cards here at Kate's Place, Oranmore, Galway!

Kate's Place , Galway


30% 0ff Summer Sale! Ends 31 July 2017 July 23, 2017 16:43

Louise Slater Cards Summer Sale 2017

Father's Day 18 June June 13, 2017 11:11

Don't forget father's Day this Sunday! Here are a selection of cards you could send

   Sparrow Pair Card Louise Slater

 

      


Featured in Just A Card Spring Shopping Guide 2017 May 18, 2017 14:25

We are delighted to be featured in the Just a Card Spring Shopping Guide 2017!

*Lovebirds & Violets card

Lots of lovely things to buy in here from independent designer makers - do have a look!

https://www.justacard.org/shopping-guide/

Just A Card Spring Shopping Guide 2017

 


Spring Exhibition at the Children's Trust Tadworth 5-7 May 2017 May 05, 2017 09:57

Some of my linocut prints are for sale at The Children's Trust, Tadworth Court, Tadworth Street, Tadworth, Surrey KT20 5RU. 

For the 31st year, Tadworth Court will house a temporary exhibition and sale showcasing pieces by artists from across the South East on Friday 5th to Sunday 7th May 2017.

The event, organised by The Friends of The Children's Trust will raise money for children at The Children's Trust. 

Over 450 exhibits, available to purchase, will be on display including paintings, sculptures and photographs. There will also be an artwork competition of exhibits by children from local schools. Admission to the exhibition is FREE and visitors can buy the exhibits. The three-day exhibition is open from 6pm - 9pm on Friday, from 10am - 5pm on Saturday, and from 10am - 3pm on Sunday. We are delighted that actor and televison presenter Christopher Biggins will offically open the exhibtion at 7pm on Friday 5th May. 

Do come along if you're in the area!

Lino Prints at The Children's Trust Tadworth


Best Sellers at Things British St Pancras April 05, 2017 12:00

Here are some of our current best sellers at Things British at St Pancras International Station - a lovely shop on The Grand Terrace by the John Betjeman statue. Do drop in if your in the area!

Cards & Gift Wrap at Things British by Louise slater

Blue Tit Gift Wrap; Square Blue Tit Card; Blackbirds & Violets Card


Easter is round the Corner... March 27, 2017 20:24

Running Hare cards by Louise Slater
Easter is coming soon! Sunday 16 April.
Delight your friends and family with these running hare cards. The design is based on an original wood engraving, and is also available on coasters and mugs.

New Lino On the Back Burner March 18, 2017 20:29

A new lino is in the development stage, featuring a Springtime bullfinch with blossom! Watch this space to see updates on its progress.

Bullfinch designs by Louise Slater


New! Running Hare Mugs Added Today March 10, 2017 18:25

New ceramic mug added today and ready in time for Mother's Day and Easter. This is one of our best sellers featuring our running hare design.

Running Hare Ceramic Mug by Louise Slater


Springtime Best Sellers! February 27, 2017 11:13

Our Blue Tit range is doing very well at the moment - lovely theme for Springtime!

Featured here are greeting cards and gift wrap, and we also have coasters in this design too!

Based on an original hand made lino print.

Don't forget: Mother's Day - 26 March 2017

And Easter - 16 April 2017

Blue tit cards and gift wrap Louise Slater Cards & Prints


Valentine's Day! February 13, 2017 12:23

Don't forget Valentine's Day! 

Lots of nice cards & gifts here to send to someone special!

birds and violets valentine card, rose quartz and serenity     Lovebirds and violets valentines card

Birds and violets valentine card    Purple lovebirds and violets valentine card

Blue sparrow pair ceramic mug


Big Garden Birdwatch January 28, 2017 11:55

How are you getting on with the RSPB's Big Garden Birdwatch? Add your sightings in the comments below - it would be great to hear what you've seen this weekend!

I got eight species: robin; dunnock; wood pigeon; feral pigeon; magpie; crow; blackbird and a lovely blue tit!

At least it's a lovely sunny day today here in London - a very pleasant way to spend an hour!

Big Garden Birdwatch 2017 Results


Best Nine 2016 0n Instagram January 11, 2017 12:00

Hi Folks!

Here are my best nine on Instagram for 2016! Many thanks for all your likes and follows. You can find the Instagram link at the bottom of my home page.

Best Nine Instagram LouiseSlaterArt


Happy New Year 2017! January 03, 2017 23:02

Happy New Year to all our friends and customers! Thank you for your continued support and encouragement. Here are some of our Christmas best sellers.

Don't forget to follow us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for our latest news and updates. Find the links at the bottom of our home page.

Christmas cards, gift warp and coasters from Louise Slater Cards & Prints


New! Red Mistletoe Lino Print December 08, 2016 14:09

Added online today - a new hand pressed lino print featuring birds, mistletoe and ivy. Printed on lovely Zerkall paper with water based Schminke ink, this is a limited edition of 12.

A lovely present for someone special.

The design also features on Christmas cards, coasters and mugs.

Red Mistletoe lino print by Louise Slater

Red mistletoe lino print in progress      Lino printing in progress   

   


Thank you to our Winter Market customers! November 27, 2016 10:58

A big thank you to all our customers at the Winter Market at the Old Church on Stoke Newington Church Street near the beautiful Clissold Park in London N16.

It was really busy and we met lots of interesting traders and customers. Don't forget if you bought something from us, you have your online discount code to use by Friday 9 December!

Here are some of our best sellers: people like red!

Best sellers Louise Slater Cards and Prints

The Old Church Stoke Newington     Winter Market 2016 The Old Church   Louise Slater Cards Winter Market Display


Winter Market 26 Nov 2016 Stoke Newington November 22, 2016 21:11

Winter Market flyer The Old Church

Delighted to be selling here again this year - see you there!!


Feature in Country Living Magazine November 11, 2016 20:34

December's Country Life magazine

Delighted to be featured in this month's Country Living UK magazine - thank you so much!

Credits: Compiled and styled by Alaina Binks; Photography by Nassima Rothacker; Partridge card by Judy Lumley

Yellow Robin card Louise Slater


Just a Card November 03, 2016 22:55

We are very pleased to support Just a Card: a campaign to encourage people to buy from artists, designers, independent shops and galleries!

Just a Card flyer


Editioning Blackbirds Lino Prints October 26, 2016 20:46

Been busy printing this week and editioning prints. Trying to get them all the same quality!

Here you can see the hand pressed process for the blackbirds, mistletoe & ivy lino prints. Using lovely water based Schminke ink and zerkall paper.

Blackbirds & mistletoe lino printing in progress


Christmas Mugs Added Online Today! October 11, 2016 16:12

Two of our new Christmas ceramic mugs have been added on the store today: red and green mistletoe & ivy designs!

Mistletoe ceramic mugs in red, green and black

Grey and black & white mugs will be added soon!


Best Seller - Flower Cards! October 06, 2016 10:54

One of the latest best sellers are these flower market stall cards - available as individual cards or as a mixed pack of five. Blank inside, and A6 in size, these are lovely for many different occasions.

Flower market greeting card

Pack of 5 flower market cards