The Julia Gash Blog

News from Julia Gash and her team of licencees and retailers around the world. Read Julia's blogs to find a behind the scenes glimpse into her world, from drawing board, to production and into stores around the globe.  Follow Julia around the world as she visits the places she draws ...

Celebrating Trees Around the World

Celebrating Trees Around the World

  • Julia Gash
  • 27th November 2018

As we begin to think about decorating our homes for Christmas, central to this vision of festivity and fun is a tree.  Bringing trees into our homes in the middle of winter is an ancient pagan tradition, which is st … Find out more

Pacific Northwest Here I Come!

Pacific Northwest Here I Come!

  • Julia Gash
  • 15th November 2018

Last week I drew two states from the Pacific Northwest region of America: Oregon and Washington. This week I booked my flights to the region, such was the pull of the monumental mountains, scattered with lush forest … Find out more

Here's Home

Here's Home

  • Julia Gash
  • 8th November 2018

Two and a half years ago I moved from Yorkshire to Devon with my partner John and two cats in tow.  The move was prompted by a desire to live by the sea and the realisation that the North Sea off the Yorkshire … Find out more

A Long Weekend in Malaga

A Long Weekend in Malaga

  • Julia Gash
  • 31st October 2018

Last weekeend I took an autumn city break to Malaga. It’s quicker for me to fly to Spain from my home in Devon then it is to get the train to London … and almost as cheap, so spending a long weekend in … Find out more

Marvellous Southwell Minster

Marvellous Southwell Minster

  • Julia Gash
  • 9th October 2018

Last week I met up with my sister who was over from Canada and we took a trip to the lovely, little market town of Southwell, which is near to where we grew up. The big thing about Southwell (apart from the fact that it& … Find out more

An Interview with Daniel, our UK Sales Account Manager!

An Interview with Daniel, our UK Sales Account Manager!

  • Dylan
  • 26th September 2018

What is your role at Judge Sampson? I’m the UK Sales Account Manager, specialising in gift lifestyle and universities.  How long have you worked with Julia? Around 2 years.  What’s your favourit … Find out more

London Calling

London Calling

  • Julia Gash
  • 18th September 2018

It’s show time again, which means that I and or my illustrated giftware head off for different parts of the world and present ourselves to retail buyers from every corner of the globe. This month I hot footed (wel … Find out more

An Interview with Christina, our International Sales Manager!

An Interview with Christina, our International Sales Manager!

  • Dylan
  • 5th September 2018

What is your role at Judge Sampson? I am the international sales manager   How long have you worked with Julia? About 2 years   What’s your favourite artwork? Rome!!  &nbs … Find out more

2 Hours in Chicago

2 Hours in Chicago

  • Julia Gash
  • 24th August 2018

Earlier this month I travelled to Chicago from Toronto for a business meeting with a potential licensee and found myself with 2 hours to spare after flesh had been pressed and deals done and won.  Flying into Chica … Find out more

An Interview with Sara, our USA Sales Agent!

An Interview with Sara, our USA Sales Agent!

  • Dylan
  • 15th August 2018

What is your role at Judge Sampson? I’m the USA Sales Agent   How long have you worked with Julia? 3 Year in October!   What’s your favourite artwork? Manasquan in New Jersey, the art print h … Find out more