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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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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Celebrating International Sculpture Day

Calling all sculpture-lovers, International Sculpture Day is fast approaching so you best save April 24th in your diary. Also known as ID Day, International Sculpture Day was established by the International Sculpture Centre with the aim to raise awareness and appreciation of this form of art in communities around the world. International Sculpture Day beginnings Back in

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Your Christmas Light Photography Checklist

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Snow is starting to fall, the John Lewis advert has made an appearance and people are beginning to switch on their Christmas lights. Whether it’s a neighbour’s display or the bright lights of the town centre, seeing the lights switched on is a tradition for man. Will you

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New Kids Bedroom Trends

Spring brought us pastel hues, shades of grey and incorporating our children’s favourite cartoon characters using canvas prints, but what will the new season bring? Since autumn is officially here, we’ve taken a little look into what is influencing kids bedroom trends for the rest of the year… Create Custom Headboards Whether it’s the front

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Tap into the 1920s trend

The style of the 1920s has been identified as a big trend for A/W 2016 and we’re very pleased about that. What’s not to love about the glamour and decadence that this era provides? Plus, there’s so many ways to incorporate this trend into your home. Either with subtle touches here and there, or as

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The beauty of maps

With the hustle and bustle of everyday life getting in the way, it can be easy to forget how vast the earth is. This is where maps come into play as they remind us of how diverse and beautiful our planet is while also providing their own aesthetic pleasure. Although there seems to be a

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Organisations For British Photographers

  At Parrot Print, we’re members of the Fine Art Trade Guild and have been featured on The Good Web Guide, so we understand the importance of being involved with the right organisations and associated with the right brands. Whether you’re a professional photographer looking to broaden your career or an enthusiast who loves creating

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Exhibitions to catch this autumn

Get your cultural fix this autumn with our pick of interesting exhibitions to visit. Whether it’s a family day out, a romantic stroll through a gallery or a trip that inspires your next piece of photography, taking the time to appreciate another artist’s work can only help you to hone your photographic style. If this

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All the Tricks You Need to Know About Photo Editing

Taking a photograph is essentially capturing a memory so that it is available to look back on in the future, or be shared with friends and family or printed on canvas prints. Naturally, people want these to look as nice as possible wherever they go, so that each memory can be as special as the

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