Jesmond Cat Designs

Jesmond Cat Designs Illustration

Jesmond Cat Designs is the trading name of Chris Leaper, an illustrator based in the centre of Huddersfield. Chris uses traditional media to create colourful and quirky images and designs intended for the mass market e.g. greetings cards, limited edition print runs, calendars, interior illustrations for books and magazines. He is active in local art circles, a regular participant of Holmfirth Artweek, and his merchandise can be purchased from a number of local outlets.

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My Location

The Media Centre

Unit F4, The Media Centre, 7 Northumberland Street, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

Telephone: 07580 389 303

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Artist, Design

My News

May Bank Holiday Art Exhibition- All Saints Church Elland / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-04-11T00:00:00Z">Thu 11 Apr 2019</span>May Bank Holiday Art Exhibition- All Saints Church Elland / Thu 11 Apr 2019

We will once again be taking part in the annual May Bank Holiday weekend Art exhibition at All Saints Church in Elland! This is held from Friday 3r...

Facebook Giveaway / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-01-23T00:00:00Z">Wed 23 Jan 2019</span>Facebook Giveaway / Wed 23 Jan 2019

We're having another giveaway on Facebook of Jesmond's stuff to celebrate our new Turtle cards and Celtic coasters! We're also throwing in a few of ou...

Felix the Huddersfield Station Cat- &apos;Le Chat Noir&apos; / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2018-10-17T00:00:00Z">Wed 17 Oct 2018</span>Felix the Huddersfield Station Cat- 'Le Chat Noir' / Wed 17 Oct 2018

The image of Felix the Huddersfield Station Cat as 'Le Chat Noir' has been a roaring success! The first batch of prints have almost sold out, and s...

My Events

Lower Cumberworth Community Rooms- Autumn Craft Fair 2019 / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-10-26T00:00:00Z">Sat 26 Oct 2019</span>Lower Cumberworth Community Rooms- Autumn Craft Fair 2019 / Sat 26 Oct 2019

We have very recently booked our place and will be taking part in this event for the first time! It will be open to the public between 10.30am and 4pm...

Jesmond Cat Designs at Holmfirth Artweek / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-07-07T00:00:00Z">Sun 07</span> to <span  itemprop="endDate" content="2019-07-13T00:00:00Z">Sat 13 Jul 2019</span> <span>(1 week)</span>Jesmond Cat Designs at Holmfirth Artweek / Sun 07 to Sat 13 Jul 2019 (1 week)

We will once again have pieces included in this year's Holmfirth Artweek, both in the main exhibition and for sale in the marketplace (in the Civic Ha...

Honley Agricultural Show 2019 / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2019-06-08T00:00:00Z">Sat 08 Jun 2019</span>Honley Agricultural Show 2019 / Sat 08 Jun 2019

We will have a table in the craft tent at this year's Honley Show, for the first time ever! We will have old and new cards, prints and other merchandi...