Heath's Heavenly Studio

Hidden in the depths of East London between converted warehouses, builders scrap yards and rave locations lies the beautiful studio of Daniel Heath. An independent, award-winning wallpaper, textile and surface designer. Daniel was kind, and brave enough, to let us into his studio for an afternoon of screen-printing and sweating – turns out warehouses in the high of summer are quite the hot box!

We all came prepared with a vector image which could easily be printed onto our chosen wooden block. After an hour or so of intense concentration with each of us cutting out the images from paper, we were ready to get screen-printing, one layer of colour at a time. Extreme precision is needed to create the desired effect, but it is worth the struggle! We each chose an image true to our personalities and through paint, sweat and beers we produced these…

8th April 2017 / Mel Burns