Welcome to the curious world of Emma J Shipley. Filled with curious creatures, inspired by myths, legends, and the unique beauty of the natural world.
Emma J Shipley is a British graphic artist creating homeware and accessories for nature lovers, dreamers, and maximalists. Emma has a fascination with nature and animals and channels this interest in the collections she designs.
Her inspiration comes from her own travels and fictional influences such as fairy tales, myths, and legends. She fuses all these factors to create unique and fantastical world of design. The designs are all hand-drawn in pencil, before being intricately digitally coloured, giving a distinctive look combining traditional and cutting-edge techniques.
Together with the interiors experts Clarke & Clarke, a truly unique collaboration has been created between the two brands. They have created wallpaper and fabric collections such as Animalia and Wilderie. The stunning designs are available at C&H.
Some of the best-selling designs includes Frontier is design inspired by Emma’s travels to Yosemite national park in California and feature eagles owls as well as vivid desert-like landscapes. The Caspian is inspired by the magical world of Narnia featuring the iconic British lion and unicorn, with graphic foliage and surreal trees that add a signature twist to this imaginative design. The Lost World, created through the collaboration, features curious peacock-tailed zebras, winding foliage, towering mountains, and mighty dinosaurs in the distance, there's a whole world to explore within this intricate design.
Lemurs’ jungle is a fun design with a quizzical lemur within a cluster of exotic foliage. Guaranteed to add a magical statement to your interiors.
Tigris is part of the Animalia collection and this design features a striking tiger inspired by classical Greek and Roman mythology.
The Extinct wallpaper and fabric is inspired by extinct and half-imaginary animals such as the dodo, sabre-tooth tigers and flying monkeys, with notations influenced by the Ice Age. Inject an air of luxe maximalism with this unique design.
You can browse fabrics, wallpaper, bedding and cushions by Emma J Shipley at C&H.