Wed. Nov 20th, 2019

Meet the illustrator behind our assortment of pure treasures

Our Christmas assortment is about celebrating highly effective plant extracts – from Camellia rosebush – to Pai's merchandise. When it got here to selecting an artist with whom to work for the packaging, we wished to seek out somebody who shared the identical love for us as these pure treasures. So after we found London illustrator Eleanor Percival, we instantly realized that we had discovered our very best associate.

The right partnership

"I work in a really cute shed in the back of my backyard and I’ve the leisure to observe the birds and vegetation, it's charming. I’m very occupied with many subjects and I believe that informs my work lots. I’m obsessive about nature and I like gardening. My mother and father have been each nice gardeners, in order that's a giant curiosity for me. I believe I've all the time liked drawing vegetation and flowers, and it's actually enjoyable to receives a commission to do it, somewhat than doing it for myself! "

Immediately impressed

"I liked making the illustrations for Rosehip. I had by no means painted them earlier than. It's a lovely coloration and form. Making the camellias was superb too. I actually had a white camellia proper exterior my window, so I can watch them on a regular basis. "

Illustrate the components

"Typically, I work in watercolor, it's my favourite medium. However I exploit absolutely anything that fits the challenge. For Rosehip's illustrations, I attempted various things; first ink, after which I attempted watercolor. In truth, one of the best sketches have been those I made in coloured pencil.

They simply had a pleasant texture, and after I scanned them and began working with them on the pc, they have been those the place the strains have been probably the most environment friendly, they usually appeared like probably the most spontaneous illustrations. "

Carry the drawings to life

"As soon as I scanned them, I labored with the designer in Pai. We tried many colours and located what would work greatest for these merchandise. And it was actually lovable, I like working with colours like that. It was so improbable.

Selection of Eleanor & # 39; s Pai

"The gathering of pure treasures are merchandise that I truly use. It was good to think about them similtaneously different individuals who found them. The cleaning oil with musky mild work is considered one of my favourite! It's very easy to make use of however I nonetheless really feel fairly luxurious and my god, the scent is superb! It's an awesome product to make use of whenever you really feel lazy, however you additionally need one thing very particular. My different favourite product is Age Confidence oil, it feels completely luxurious too! "

photograph @ eleanorpercival85

Our Pure Treasures Christmas Units are actually out there – packed in reward bins that includes the attractive Eleanor paintings, in fact. Select from our natural-size Rosehip BioRegenerate Oil, our 40ml, restricted version rose oil make-up remover oil, in addition to our life-size heroes within the Pure Treasures Hero reward field. Inside, you'll discover Rosehip BioRegenerate important oil (30ml), a light moisturizing camellia and rose cleanser (200ml) and a soothing day cream for chamomile and rose hip (10ml). Purchase these pure treasures and different presents that save the pores and skin on our Christmas Present Information proper now.