Cath Kidston picks her favourite prints at the London Original Print Fair 2020

Cath Kidston, House & Garden, May 5, 2020

Designer Cath Kidston chooses her favourite prints at the London Original Print Fair, including works from our presentation by Tom Hammick.


‘My buying is driven by emotion and I was surprised to see what I was drawn to; gentle, optimistic, rather ethereal work. I am sure I am not alone in wanting to feel closer to nature with all the horrors going on in the world. I am also craving things around me that bring a feeling of comfort and optimism. So in my dream world I began by choosing Cy Twombly’s series of Some Trees of Italy. Then I couldn’t resist a couple of the very decorative Theodore Roussel prints and two pictures from the charming world of Ramiro Fernandez Saus. I chose Goya’s magical Circus Queen, Edward Ruscha’s dreamy bubbles, and two wonderful Tom Hammick night-time prints as they lifted my mood…’