After studying Art and Textiles at A Level, Kate Palmer studied Art Foundation at Hastings, specialising in textiles and print making, then she studied BA Hons Textiles at UCA, specialising in print design for fabric. Kate likes to use a mixture of pen and ink, oil pastel and pencil in her illustrations and prefers to draw from life where possible. The images below show Kate's original drawing followed by the version that's used in the final scarf images.
Puffin. Oil pastel and pencil
Kingfisher. Oil pastel and pencil
Blackbird. Ink and Pencil.