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Treat Yourself in 2018

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At last, after several months hard work and my aim to launch Dream Create Reveal before the end of 2017, the website was launched on 4th December 2017. Although finishing touches are still going on in the background, in preparation for the launch of the online creative course in February 2018, the basis of: courses, […]

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May the Universe be With You

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  We all have those days. No matter how hard you try to keep your positive mojo going, something happens whereby the doldrums hit, or something underwhelms you to the point of disbelief.  I get it, there are worse things happening in the world and every day I have, I should be grateful for what […]

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Creative Jumpstart

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  The obligations of modern life are manifold and often leave us with little real time for ourselves, Five minutes here and twenty minutes there, snatched in between daily obligations and work. Any real ‘me time’, is as precious as gold dust and when it comes down to it, we’re often out of puff, uninspired, […]

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Autumn Ink

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  This month, along with thousands of artists the world over, I’m taking part in the inky drawing challenge of #inktober, over on Instagram. Shared work is tagged with #inktober or #inktober2017. For those who want it there’s an official prompt list for inspiration, but ever the rebel, I’m seeing where each day takes me!     […]

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Weekend Fun!

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  A couple of days ago, via my Facebook page, I set up a a group called Dream Create Reveal, with the vision of of connecting artists and creatives and offering daily prompts to start conversation. If you’d like to join and take part, you can HERE For more creativity, subscribe to my monthly newsletter and […]

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Discover Your Inner Artist

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  Here’s a short video I created today. It’s about my up and coming creative online course. Apart from the images, I’ve done the voiceover too – feeling good about it! Why not take a look and let me know what you think? Subscribe to my monthly newsletter, for updates and be one of the […]

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Final Board

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  Selecting one product from each week, here’s my final collection. The styles of my products from the five weeks were quite eclectic, but I think I’ve managed to put a cohesive board together. What do you think? Now on to the next illustrative project, which is under wraps for now – more on that […]

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Wild Wood

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  Week 5, using substrate wood and the final board is complete. This one has a hint of the Orient and incorporates carving and inlaying for decoration. If you’ve been following my progress, l’d love to know what you think.   © Alison Day Designs Dream Create Reveal Join the mailing list     Please […]

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Foxy Baroque

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  Foxy Baroque and Home Decor week 4, is all about ceramics and incorporating text, along with various finishing techniques and decoration. With a love of all things Gaudiesque, I found myself adding glass mosaic decoration to an already opulent, hand painted plate. A glass glaze on a fern coaster, which could also be used […]

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Glass Garden

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  In week three, we designed home decor products for the substrate: glass. Combining both my bird and flower icons, an overall garden theme emerged. The pieces are a mix of translucent and opaque glass and are decorated with decals, hand painted or have fused elements. Can you see any of these home decor products in […]