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MEET: Lisa Jones
by Anna of www.sakurajewellery.com
Lisa Jones is a North London- artwork and eventually a friend cards and is this something that
based illustrator and screen printer suggested screen-printing…I hadn’t is important to you in your life in
producing wonderful hand-printed printed since college but it worked general?
and recycled cards with her partner. well and I slowly built up a small
She has completed a broad range range of cards.” “If it’s possible to produce a recycled
of design commissions for products range then it just makes sense,
and companies as diverse as Habitat, What do you feel is the most some people make a point to only
Topman and the UK charity, Plan. UK rewarding aspect of running your buy those kinds of products, but we
Handmade spoke to Lisa about how own business and what do you need to be aiming at the people who
she got started and her experiences find the most frustrating? don’t think about these issues, and
running a creative business. that way they buy products because
“Time…When it’s busy it sends me they appreciate the design and it
How did you get started and was a bit mad, and when it’s quiet you just happens to be recycled too! I’ve
there a turning point when you can start to be concerned. Knowing always been a bike riding, recycling
decided to turn your illustrations when to take some time off or when vegetarian…”
into screen prints? to work evenings and weekends
is very important. Spending some Keeping a healthy work/life
“I have a Fine Art background time reading, making things non- balance is always tricky when
rather than Illustration, so it was work related and having days out to you run your own business and
more an idea of keeping hold of inspire you is a must.” perhaps even more so when you
some creativity whilst earning a work with your partner. How do
living. I started small, in my kitchen What is the ethos behind your you balance your busy work life
with rubber stamps made from my recycled range of hand-printed with your home life?
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