Botanical Wallpaper – My Inspiration This weekend I attended a workshop at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park to get inspiration for new designs of botanical wallpapers. The workshop was led by Sue Salmon, medical herbalist and Talya Baldwin, botanical artist. At YSP they are really interested in the Art of Wellbeing, and what better way to combine the two than spending a weekend in the beautiful setting of 500 acres of parkland, surrounded by internationally significant
Awarded Best Of Houzz 2017. I have been awarded best of Houzz Award 2017. Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Improvement and Design Professionals in the UK and Around the World Sheffield, U.K, February 14th, 2017 – Muriel Design Ltd. of Sheffield has won “Best Of Customer Service” on Houzz®, the leading platform for home renovation and design. The newly developed surface pattern, innovative walls and traditionally exclusive hand made wallpaper design
My new ‘Life cycle of a butterfly’ design for wallpaper sample book. Very excited to start printing this in metallic colours in greens and blues.
From Black-and-White to Colour: An Inspiring Trip to Edinburgh. The Bridget Riley exhibition at the Scottish Museum of Modern Art had only a couple of weeks left so I decided it was time to revisit one of my favourite cities, Edinburgh. Bridget Riley is one of my all time favourite artist. As a very young artist I used oil paints and loved painting portraits, inspired by Rembrandt. I loved the way the eyes are
‘Hanstand’ inspired by Réveillon of Paris. This weeks new commission is for my favourite and rather cheeky design ‘HandStand’, which I originally designed in 2006. Printing this wallpaper for a private client in Germany has been my main focus in the studio this week. It has been a great pleasure to be printing this pattern which is a rather comical erotic spin on a traditional wallpaper pattern found in The Papered Wall – The History,