More High Five!

My ‘High Five’ Labrador Retriever print is now available from my Etsy shop in warm grey and mustardy yellow colourways, as well as the original blue. 😄  You might notice my black bear Sophia was the inspiration for this print and makes quite the model 😉 If your buying for yourself or a loved one and…

Time for a brew?

My whimsical Labrador series continues… because there is always time for tea ❀ Inspired by my constant need to grab myself a brew… especially as deadlines are looming… this yellow Labrador Retriever print is now available to buy in my Etsy shop. Leanne Warren is a member of and supports the work of ACID (Anti…

HIGH FIVE!

Sending you a virtual high five via my latest print… this is my new black Labrador pop art print with blue dotty background available to buy at www.leapup.etsy.com 😁 Sophia my beautiful black Labrador loves posing for the camera and was the inspiration for this print. I also have this available as a personalised version in the…

Meow!

I loved having the opportunity to create two cat commissions. Meet Charlie and Molly, both kitty’s are from the same home, but are very different rescue cats, with very different personalities who don’t get on and are never seen in the same room together! My customer thought that the artwork needed to reflect that and…

Chocolate lovers rejoice!

The second of my Labrador series… this one has an apres-ski vibe and is perfect for any chocolate lovers (of the drink or the lab variety) đŸ¶â˜• Available to buy in size A4 or A3 from my Etsy shop. Leanne Warren is a member of and supports the work of ACID (Anti Copying in Design). All…

Yappy New Year!

Yappy New Year! đŸ¶ My first design of 2017… featuring my beautiful black bear, Sophia. Designed for my hubbie who looooves his coffee. ❀ This artwork is printed on to fine art 100% cotton Photo Rag paper and printed using archival quality pigment inks… buy it now. This print is also available as a custom…

Pet Portraits

The last quarter of 2016 was an exciting month for LEAPUP, not just because of the first international shipments to the US and Australia (YAY!!!) but also my first paid commissions… Lando the black Labrador was my first paid commission, the portrait was taken from the owner’s photo and turned into an army/military style print completed to my…

Black Friday GIVEAWAY!!!

Firstly apologies that it’s been soooooo long since posting, but enough of that, I’ll save my summer tales for another time. So as you know the UK has been taken over with this relatively new phenomenon… ‘Black Friday’. So I thought why not jump on the bandwagon and give something  away to at least help one…

Featuring Handmade by Monica

For this week’s Feature Friday we meet Monica from ‘Handmade by Monica‘ who makes a selection of cute, quirky and colourful celebratory bunting…. Could you introduce yourself and tell us a little bit about you and your Etsy shop? Hi I’m Monica and I love making bunting that brings joy and happiness! My little shop is full…

Featuring a certain little blue girl…

This week we feature the Little Blue Girl Co. Introducing the lovely and talented Louise Flintoft… Could you introduce yourself and tell us a little bit about you and your Etsy shop? I’m Louise mother to a lively 2.5 year old. I’m based in the Newcastle-upon-tyne. I work in product management in the medical diagnostics field and…

Things I love

I’ve spent a little bit of time browsing through Etsy and Pinterest this weekend and thought I would share this link to my Pinterest board ‘Things I love’… so many lovely finds… come on over to say hi and get some great gift ideas… perfect for anyone thinking of getting sorted for their birthday gifts…

The Magic of Childhood

Originally posted on My OBT:
Natsula Designs ? Thanks to a post on Leapup Blog, I recently discovered the remarkable paper collages of Natsula Designs. While designer Natasha Sorelli’s delicate pieces would obviously be a terrific addition to a child’s room or nursery, I would be proud to hang them in any room in the house! Her use of color, her skillful combining of…