Tea towel: The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee design

Working on the layout
Inking out a 1st-stage visual in black and white
Drawing the corgis

Diamond Jubilee tea towel  © Peter Gander

To be launched at The Spirit of Summer Fair at Olympia, London this is one of a series of tea towel designs Fiona and I have devised to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. Unapologetically patriotic and cheerful, it’s inspired by a playing card design and features a couple of flag-waving and crown-wearing corgis and is completely hand-drawn. Printed in Great Britain and available in Royal Blue on 100% cotton from 16th May 2012 at the fair and thereafter online.


  1. I love these commemorative items made exclusively for the Queen's jubilee and I appreciate the creativity of their authors. In my country a lot of them has been made as well as a symbol of the warm relationship that has always existed between Queen Elizabeth and Canada.

  2. I love missis queene also. I bake cake for her. Today.

  3. Thanks John, very true! Hi David.

  4. Hi Peter, I live stateside and am wondering if there are any of these tea towels available for purchase. Thanks.

  5. Hi Ariana, thanks for stopping by. Yes, although the Jubilee has sold out, you can purchase the others online on Etsy here: http://www.etsy.com/shop/HaveAGanderUK

    thanks! Peter Gander


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