Illustrator / Artist / Textile repair
Molly Martin is an Illustrator, artist and textile repairer, based in South London. Her illustration work looks at negative space with a simplistic and delicate approach; strong use of line - generally on off white papers. She is drawn to capture the beautifully ordinary moments of life. Work, home, nature, beasts and every day objects; with a tendency to draw directly from life.
As well as her artwork, Molly also works as a professional textile repairer and restorer, specialising in vintage and fragile fabrics. She has worked for egg since 2017 as their personal clothing repairer, collecting customers broken clothes and restoring them in her studio by hand. Molly also works for the slow fashion company Toast and has collaborated with them on three separate repair tours - teaching numerous workshops on the art of repair.
If you are interested in discussing an illustrated commission or you would like to get a quote for a repair job, please get in touch via the contact page.
‘I See You Not See Me’ Solo Exhibition - Do Design Gallery - Madrid. 2017
‘Go Way Back’ Solo Exhibition - Do Design - Madrid. 2019
Ba (hons) Illustration - Falmouth University 2014
All Images shown on these pages are copyrighted and any reproduction or modification in any form is strictly prohibited without prior written permission. © Molly Martin 2019