meet some of our community

Stephanie Jade Howe is an Illustrator and Animator based in Essex. Her works are inspired by everyday life, nature, pop-culture, film and TV, and influenced by the aesthetics of the 60s & 70s.


Selling cards and prints, she also takes commissions with recent works including include the cover image for the 'Make Havering Happy' zine.

Darani creates fun, bright and cute prints, books and accessories - great for decorating any room of your house and perfect for gifting!

"I am a self-taught illustrator from Hornchurch that creates fun and cute illustrated products. These charming and cute characters are drawn by hand and are aimed to make you smile."

Fazakerley is an experienced painter creating animated paintings whilst exploring an array of mediums. See her at local markets and fairs or contact her for a commission!

"I paint portraits using oils and acrylics and love experimenting with print."

Peppiat is a visual artist living and working in Havering. Showing at popular venues accross Havering she primarily produces portraits of people and animals.


"I work in acrylics on canvas and also ink , water colour , fine liner and paint pens on paper. I produce mainly portraits of people and sometimes animals. I use pattern and floral elements also"

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