Category: Commissions


April 17, 2023
Trigger warning/Content warning: FGM Peninah | Rising Up The blade was blunt. So, it took longer. So much longer. Despite the shock, the pain, the trauma, the first thing Peninah did was to go and find a sharper razor blade. At least for her sisters, for all of the girls going after her, at least […]

Andrea | How to be your own best friend

February 27, 2023
Andrea has arrived, and she’s ready. When I asked her what advice she would give other women, she said, ‘Become your own best friend.’ By being her own best friend, Andrea knows that she can comfort herself through loss and celebrate herself through joy. She knows that she can accompany herself on the journey through […]


November 18, 2022
Fatma is one of the best examples of a warrior I’ve ever seen. After a lifetime of micro-aggressions, discrimination, judgement and prejudice, what do you do? Do you give in to the anger, overwhelm, exhaustion, fear and sadness? Or do you become empowered? Perhaps all of the above. Finding that balance between the ability to […]


November 18, 2022
When I think of Onesta, the word that springs to mind is generosity. People gravitate towards her warmth from the moment they meet her, but behind that kindness, there is also a knowing. She has experienced the highs and lows of life, and as a result, Onesta displays such a depth of compassion towards everyone […]

Latest Commission | Cover Artwork for ‘Kenopsia’

February 28, 2022
I was really pleased to be commissioned by ~Nois Saxophone Quartet to do the cover artwork for the single they are releasing, 'Kenopsia' with Records to Burn record label. Kenopsia was composed by my sister, Finola Merivale. This is the first time we have ever worked together on a project, though many more are to […]