Faye Moorhouse is a freelance illustrator from Brighton. Her work is characterised by the use of simple brush strokes and colour washes, and a pervading dark humour. Faye’s designs are available from her Etsy Shop.
A few of Faye’s cats:
These next items are from Faye’s macabre Cat Ladies of Czechoslovakia series. The Cat Lady characters are taken from an imagined Czechoslavakian folk tale about nine mysterious cat-loving women, with a powerfully unpleasant odour and a dark secret…
The Cat Ladies of Czechoslovakia A3 bound book
The Cat Ladies Lunch dinner plate
The Cat Lady bowl
5 Czechoslovakian Cat Ladies concertina book/zine
…. A new take on the cat-as-child-substitute theory, maybe? There’s something irresistibly intriguing about the smelly ladies – I’d love to hear the full version of their folk tale.
Faye Moorhouse also has a website, if you’d like to view more of her work.