Hello! It’s me again – that person that blogs for a bit and then randomly disappears because something else takes over their life for a while. Yeah, sorry about that. All I am going to say is that there are two weddings and an engagement coming up (pretty much one weekend after another) at the end of this month and into April, so it’s been a little hectic. If you don’t already know, Desi clothes shopping – especially for weddings, is an extremely difficult palaver. It involved two days in Birmingham and one in London trawling every single shop for outfits that 1) were preferably ready-made, 2) didn’t need alterations and 3) weren’t freaking hideous. Suffice to say, we managed to get it done. Ugh.
Moving on! As you may have noticed from the title, I am doing another little addition which I have been wanting to do for a while. I am one of those people that will spend a lot of time on Instagram simply admiring people’s artwork that they have been sharing – and I find it so nice to see so much creativity filling up my feed, that I thought I would dedicate a spotlight post on someone different every Monday that has caught my eye that I feel I should share with more people.
(PLEASE NOTE: Pictures that I share as part of Monday Muses will be a direct link to the original posted by said Muse for which of course, they are fully credited for.)
Today’s edition features Zoe Sees who is a cartoonist, illustrator AND a lawyer (talented or what!). On her personal website she says “I believe that wherever words fail, a mildly disparaging cartoon can usually succeed.”
Her Instagram has a combination of different artistic styles including ‘Slice of Life’ comics featuring a very cute version of herself and her partner:
Cartoon sketches of people she observes
And among her artistic posts, there are some of her cooking and baking feats and the odd selfie post, and if you’re lucky – the odd little video of a jam session (she has the sweetest voice). She is one of those people that I feel are constantly brimming with such creative potential, and I always find myself looking through my feed for one of her posts – mainly because they are usually filled with such real life humour, that they genuinely make me chuckle.
You are also able to buy her work from her Etsy shop which features some seriously cute prints!
I hope you have enjoyed the first edition of Monday Muses, please don’t forget to give it a like (and a follow if you’re not already!) and hopefully I have introduced you to someone who was previously unknown to you! Don’t forget to give Zoe Sees a follow on her Instagram and Website if her passion has put a smile on your face!
If there are any other creatives out there that I should check out – be it an artist, musician, writer…then comment about them below with a link to their work – I love discovering new people all the time!
Until next time! x