Sophie Thomas

New year. New craft. New you.

Learning a new skill can kickstart your creativity, as graphic designer Sophie Thomas found when she translated her passion for tackling waste plastic in the world’s oceans into creating a series of handblown glass sculptures. As part of our New Year, New You series, she explains how she learned about life in the ‘hot shop’

What am I supposed to do with this cup?

We get through 5,000 disposable paper coffee cups a minute, but very few of them are ever recycled. Why? Sophie Thomas, of design studio Thomas.Matthews, lays out the problem 

The Humour issue

CR gets serious about being funny featuring
Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs, Lisa McGee,
Naresh Ramchandani, David Kolbusz, Roz Chast,
Emily Oberman, Asterix, Stephen Collins,
Dominic Wilcox and the DLR

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PRODUCT DESIGNER

Farnworth, Lancashire

SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER

London (Central)