Emma Russell

Emma Russell's illustration blog

Tag: old tat mag

Bespoke paper headpieces, lips & sign artworks

My paper artwork featured in the Monochrome with a Dash of Colour. I was commissioned to make paper headpieces based on willow pattern dishes, a pair of huge juicy paper lips and a big pop art flash sign saying “TAT”. Here it is in print:

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When I’d just completed the headpieces:

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The making of the lips and TAT sign:

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Initial sketches:


Old Tat – The Cats and Hags issue

Cats with pet grannies and clashy tat patterns in the autumn 2015 issue of Old Tat Magazine. Oooooooh the kitsch!

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