Welcome to my blog wich opens up my studio. Check out my projects, inspiration and sketchbook. I hope you enjoy... Sarah

January2015

Paris Inspiration: Day 2

 

 

Good Morning Paris!

 

A fabulous invite to Paris from Sarah Barclay, her team from Barclay Interiors and Sandra Rothwell was an offer I couldn't refuse - here's what we all got up to on day two - 

 

We arrived at M&O bright and early - well 10.30 ish in plenty of time to beat the crowds and begin our walks through all the halls

Paris Inspiration: Day 1

 

 

 

 

 

A trip to Paris! 

A fabulous invite to Paris from Sarah Barclay, her team from Barclay Interiors and Sandra Rothwell was an offer I couldn't refuse - here's what we all got up to on day one - 

Arriving early evening by the EuroStar we had a quick turnaround, change and off to our first invitation event at a very special venue - what a treat!

Inspiration Design Boards First Stage

 

As the first step on the design journey for a client's space I tend to grab images from Pinterest, design blogs, suppliers' websites, online design magazines etc etc to get an initial sense of direction displayed on my Pinterest site for discussion with my client in the early stages, checking we're in tune so to speak!

This brief is for the design of a trade Show at Olympia in London - the show is new on the hospitality scene and aims to appeal to gastro, high st and

Back To Basics with Ms Emin

PRINTING

I use alot of printing in my work - blocks, both decorative and letters - screen printing both images and words, potato for architecture and images and of course letters which I often use to communicate messages with on twitter and social media -

Some examples of those different media are here...

         

The mainstay of my final outcomes

Dealing With Impatience

Any venture that means alot, because it's your own business, is going to contain a mixture of emotions and test your personal strengths - it goes with the territory - this year I have been through a huge number of emotional ups and downs that are all part of being a "start up."

During this year of learning, exploring, pushing, planning and beginning I have had to dig deep and get to grips with skills that are both draining and exhilerating.

I have noted down

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