This month I have been…

Making Jungle Folk handbags! My first ever range of handbags and you lovely lot bought all bar 1!

Cooking with our first ever Hello Fresh box! My personal favourite was the quesadillas with refried bean and pistachio paste.

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Sprucing up my studio space ready for a busy summer ahead…

Adventuring in Derbyshire on an 8 mile hike that took us through fern forests, cow fields, quaint towns and the home of Mr. Darcy, Chatsworth.

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Getting cultural with a live theatre rendition of Emma at Nottingham Castle.

Baking this 3 tier red velvet cake for my mums friends 40th wedding anniversary PLUS tons of banana bread.


Listening heavily to the final volume of Sons of Anarchy soundtrack as we finished the final ever season!

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And finally, giving away free tickets to the Handmade Fair!

It’s been a busy ol’ month, but I’m excited for August with the upcoming Great Food and Drink festival plus loads more making!

Hope it’s been a good month for you guys too and have a lovely weekend

Deborah x


NEW LOGO extra small

Illustrated & Handmade in the UK.


Deborah Ballinger Illustrations © 2015


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