Decorating Your Home for Halloween

It’s believed that our modern celebration of Halloween stems from the Autumn Celtic harvest festivals of the past. And when it comes to the fanfare and excitement that Halloween brings for many kids and adults in Britain today, we certainly have our neighbours across the pond in the US to thank for sharing some of

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Look At The Leopard Print Interiors Trend

It’s undeniable that leopard print is having a serious style moment this season. Having graced numerous runway shows from leading fashion designers including Tom Ford, Victoria Beckham and Carolina Herrera. Dubbed by fashion journalists as the “great animal print revival”, we’re expecting to see this feline motif everywhere this A/W18. As interior trends frequently draw

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More Cake And Bake Photography Tips

Have you been baking along with Great British Bake Off this year? Want to know how to photograph your bakes at their very best? We’ve talked a little about baking photography tips on the blog before. And, as we’re big fans of both making and eating cake, we thought we’d share a few more tips

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Put Pumpkin Photography On Your Autumn Schedule

The days are getting shorter and the leaves are beginning to fall – it’s safe to say Autumn has well and truly arrived. This new season brings with it crisp leaves, colder days and, of course, the fruit of the season, the pumpkin! With Halloween fast approaching, now is the perfect time to put pumpkin

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Would You Like To Be An Interior Designer?

Have you got an eye for colour? Got a flair for design? Well, that’s a great start!  But if you’d like to make it in the world of interior design, you’ll need to be prepared to tackle maths as well as mood boards. And, it’s important that you’re just as comfortable working with others as

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First Birthday Photo Shoot Ideas

First Birthday Photo Shoot Ideas Children’s birthdays are always special, but that very first birthday deserves a little extra celebration. So much so that first birthday photography shoots have become a very popular tradition, with parents and photographers seeking to capture the ambience of a very magical moment in time. If you’ve got a first

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Looking Forward to Interiors Trends for Autumn 2018

It’s hard to believe that after such a hot summer we’ll soon be spending more time cozied up indoors out of the cold. To make sure you’re home is ready for nesting and entertaining, today we’re talking interiors trends for the months ahead. Ikea recently released their look book for the Autumn/Winter season sharing details

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Ways To Celebrate World Photography Day 2018

Happy World Photography Day! Not sure what it’s all about? We’ve covered World Photography Day and Ways Photography has Changed the World on the blog before. In short, today is a day for celebrating the positive impact photography has made in your life or the wider world. If you’d like to ride with the positive

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Tips For Getting into Children’s Illustration

Here at ParrotPrint, we work with all kinds of creative artwork and love to see all your illustration projects on canvas. If you love illustrating and have a particular interest in creating artwork that appeals to kids, you may have considered getting into children’s illustration professinally. But how do you turn an interest in illustration into

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Hot Weather Photography Tips

Over recent weeks, the UK has enjoyed quite a heatwave with high temperatures topping 35C in some areas. If you’re not quite used to shooting in such warm conditions, you could be forgiven for wishing the hot weather away. Let’s not forget that wedding season is also well and truly upon us and soaring temperatures

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