These original, bold and modern art prints will brighten up your home

the succulent squirtstarand Art prints from Propellerprints – the vision of Australian-born designer Alex Jefferson who has lived in Dublin since 2000 but grew up in Sydney – are all bold and simple designs, clean shapes and strong color combinations with clean lines. refined and a sunny retro. To feel.

Like many Australian children, Alex spent his childhood outdoors, playing sports, wandering the neighborhood and the nearby bush with friends and his older brothers. “My love for the colors, aromas and unique nature of Australian flora has always had a strong influence on my design,” says Alex. “The grey-green of eucalyptus leaves, the bright green ferns that unfurl in the rain-soaked bush, the golden yellow of acacia blossoms, the rich reds of waratahs, the bottlebrush and unctuous calm of the flowers of flannel are all evocative to me They are probably all curious and unfamiliar images to anyone with a European background, but they sing to me.

This flora and their bold colors and intriguing shapes are the basis for Alex’s elegant contemporary abstract images, such as his new print inspired by the native Australian acacia tree with its distinctive golden flower orbs – a dark and elegant print ideal for this space on the living room wall that calls for modern Irish designed graphic art.

Working from home in a room with no view? Need to refresh a white wall or a dark corner? Looking to inject contemporary graphic style into any space? The vibrant colors and lush patterns of Propellerprints new giclstarand prints are available in multiple sizes and are just the ticket to spark happiness and add a touch of panache to any room.

Alex also creates stunning personalized birth and name prints Propellerprints – beautiful high quality giclee prints featuring sweet foxes, bears on Vespas or flower gardens, perfect for a child’s room or to commemorate loved ones. special occasions. Celebrate the arrival of a new baby with a beautiful personalized print featuring a contemporary design that will look great in any nursery, a delightful keepsake for a new parent to mark the special arrival – perfect as a gift.

Art prints are available as mini A5 prints which are perfect as a simple gift, and A4 and A3 prints will add a wow factor to any room. These are high quality giclee prints in rich, vibrant colors that are printed to order and shipped to you, protectively packaged in a rigid envelope or postal tube, depending on size.

His ambitions extend to developing the Propellerprints range of homewares, with dinner plates, textiles and napkins in development, but in the meantime, “I really enjoyed doing the personalized birth prints for babies. and kids,” says designer Alex Jefferson. “Creating something like this that can last a lifetime for new parents is a very happy process. I’m really pleased with the quality and response to these, so with my art prints and the #positivepostcards , this is certainly another area of ​​my work that I would also like to improve.

Art prints, from €15, and personalized birth prints, from €28, are currently available on Alex’s website at

Elaine F. Brim