Helen Jane Cuthbert is a Textile and Surface Pattern Designer. She graduated from Winchester School of Art in 2002 with a BA (Hons) in Textile Design specialising in Print.

Born in Suffolk she grew up surrounded by beautiful countryside, which has had a huge influence on her work. She is inspired by the world around her, anything can spark an idea or the start of a design! She loves Drawing, painting and making hand made cards.

She writes a daily design blog www.manillamade.blogspot.com about what she loves... All Ethical. All handmade. All recycled. All things bright and colourful.

Her favourite pastime is scouring vintage shops and antiques markets for interesting finds.

Helen welcomes commissions and freelance work along with bespoke product requests, if you are interested in her work or require further information, just drop her an email via the contact page.