From a self-built Summer House measuring four metres squared in her mum's Moseley garden, Emma Hardicker has formed an enviable career on the official (entirely unofficial) ace-career-o-meter. An artist, designer and silk screen printer, now based in a floor-to-ceiling studio of beautiful in the Custard Factory, Emma's work has already found its way to the V&A, Liberty and the London Underground, as part of a design festival. So how about getting some affordable lovely on that expanse of off-white you've been meaning to fill for far too long? A smattering of Emma's original oil paintings, and limited editions which have now sold out (including Moseley - pictured), are available as reproduction Giclée prints. From £42, choose from The Chocolate Factory, Cannon Hill Park or a cityscape including 14 Brum landmarks. Or if you're in the market for something special, commission Emma to create an original piece. Catch her at the mac's contemporary craft market onSunday 5 June from 11am until 5pm, where she'll have a new piece for the viewing.
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