Market Stall and fairs

MARKET STALLS AND FAIRS  2014 - 2018 Objective: To sell cards and prints of illustrations at small local markets and through website.  As the business grew, so did the stands - we started exhibiting at larger county fairs and festivals all over the United Kingdom. The brand was developing its product range as well as the style of work, which was very exciting. Listening to our customers and researching the market, it was decided that we run the illustrations alongside the fine art watercolours. MHA hasn’t looked back since. 

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Children's Illustrator and Author

ILLUSTRATIONS AND CHILDRENS BOOKS  2014 - 2015  In 2016 Meg Hawkins Illustrations was founded with the idea of creating quirky and fun loving illustrations, from which a series of children books called ‘The adventures of Scratch and Hedgy’ was born. Over 12 months Meg’s books became popular and the demand for grew. Her books are full of morals as the stories of a special friendship between Scratch the dog and Hedgy the hedgehog develop. She produced 12 in the series and then went on to writing and illustrating two more children’s books, ‘Journey to Lost Toy Island’ and ‘Georgia and...

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Our family business

OUR FAMILY BUSINESS  2014 - 2018  With everyone involved from friends and family, the support is amazing. Above all Meg has the support of her family, with her husband Ade being her backbone to keep going. Meg’s daughters are both part of the show too, specifically Coral with her graphic design skills and endless help with stalls and generally everything. Asha has been on hand to help when she can again with the running of stalls and helping with stock takes and Meg’s sons Liam and Pete have stepped in and out when needed too. It really is a family...

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Bella is in the running for the Fashion Accessory of the Year awards.

  Fashion Accessory of the Year is organised by the British Travelgoods, Handbags & Accessories Association (BTAA), the organisation that has been supporting manufacturers, designers, wholesalers, importers, exporters, agents and retailers in the leather, travel goods and fashion accessory industry since 1918, and the headline sponsors Ascential Events. Fashion Accessory of the Year is a unique platform to showcase new and innovative products whilst raising the profile of forward thinking companies. I am thrilled that both the Bella and the Baby Bella Capes have been entered and can't wait to see how the competition will unfold. This is a huge opportunity for me...

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New MHA Bestselling Fairtrade collection with Tilnar Art

Meg Hawkins Art - New Collection with Tilnar Art - Fairtrade

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