There s no better way to enjoy a naughty slice of cake than with a steaming pot of your favourite tea, brewed to perfection. And whether you want to throw a tea party with your friends, or monobrew with pudding for one, this delightful book on tea and cake contains everything you need to know. Starting with how to make the perfect cuppa to planning a tea party from invites to soundtrack, to washing your vintage tea set without any tears you re bound to be the hostess from cake heaven. Packed with over 50 teatime recipes, including classics like Victoria sponge to modern fancies such as whoopie pies, cake pops and more, Tea and Cake is a charming must-have for ladies who take tea, and anyone who can t resist a slice of cake.
Emma Block is an illustrator who graduated with First Class Honours in BA Illustration at Middlesex University. Her first book, Tea and Cake, came out in 2011, and she has just finished working on her second children's book. She likes charity shops, tea and very sharp pencils.
Emma's work is inspired by the people she meets in her everyday life, old photos, vintage clothes, travel, 1950s illustration and 1930s jazz. She has worked for clients including UNIQLO, Orla Kiely, Anthropologie, Mollie Makes, Harper Collins, Hardie Grant, Hand in Hand Soap, Blue Apple Books, The British Heart Foundation, Time Out, Woodmansterne, Madison Park Greetings, Hallmark and American Greetings.