Whether you lay your eyes upon a vibrant painting, texture rich crochet basket or colorful mandala clay bowl you will soon discover that each and every work Robin Mead creates is full of joy, color and wonder. She has a magical childlike experimental spirit with her work which can breath unpredictability, excitement and joy!
Paints of all kinds and colors, paper, canvas, yarn, clay anything it seems can be put to use by Robin and it’s sure to take you far back to a time in your childhood when creativity, wonder and joy were most prevalent.
She has an online shop where she sells both original colorful home decor art as well as vibrant and bold prints of her work.
Robin posts on Instagram regularly, and I highly recommend you give her a follow so you can see all the beautiful work she is putting out into the universe, who knows you might be the first to see a one of a kind original art piece and grab it before anyone else has a chance!
Robin was kind enough to take some time and do an interview with us, check it out below along with breathtaking and color rich photos of her art studio.
Can you tell us about your work, when did you start creating?
I started creating at a young age about 6 or 7 but after marrying and having children I had a greater interest. In my 30’s I really started experimenting and in my 40’s started my own business.
How would you describe your home decor style?
Colorful boho eclectic
What inspires you when you get in a rut?
I don’t really get in a rut bc I have so many interests. If I get bored of watercolor.. I’ll crochet .. when I tire of that I’ll make journals.. when that bores me I’ll redesign my living room.. or paint a big canvas. Or make a Paperclay bowl. For me as long as it includes color..I’m in
What colors do you enjoy using in your art the most and why?
I use them all most of the time but my fav is every shade of pink, orange and yellow
Where do you create most of your work, what is your space like?
I have a spare room as my studio and it is filled to the brim with lots of color and colorful things.
Name 3 crafters, artists or designers that you follow and love their work…
Just to name a few that I’ve followed for years..
Kim Collister makes found object colorful creations
Ro Bruhn is a colorful textile artist , bookbinder and crafter
Lucy from attic24 has gorgeous crochet items.
What are your favorite items decorating your home and why?
I’m loving thrift store finds and antique market specials.. also my hubs is retired but has a part time job at the local waste management and brings me the most fantastic finds ever. But anything with color is perfection