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

Autumn Winter 2016/17 Colours

Autumn and Winter are fully here and the clocks have gone back so mornings and evenings are dark, dark dark....

For the SBD colour palette I have reverted to some of the glorious textiles, patterns and colours I noted whilst in India as an effort to brighten up the website through these darker days.

Here's a range of the images I collated from various parts of my INDIA SKETCHBOOK

Autumn/Winter Colours 2015/6

Here is my Autumn/Winter 2015/16 colour palette and some images of the inspiration that has influenced my thinking...

I just ADORE these cabbages, I'm sure they have a proper horticultural title but to me they're best thought of as simply cabbages!

Above are some of the images which, along with the cabbages, brought the colours I have chosen for my palette, I had a couple of trips and visits

SBD Spring/Summer 2015 Colours

Time for Spring/Summer Colours!!!

My website is fresh as a spring daisy or perhaps a dandelion, with a zingy new palette of colours to announce the warm sunshine of Spring and hazy days of Summer which are just around the corner.

As a designer, it is essential for my work to stay fresh and interesting for you my lovely viewers to enjoy - who wants the same website all year round? Given my world is

Feeling Blue with eclectic trends

One Monday morning this Spring - my feelings were blue, the day was rainy and my energy low - so I sought inspiration and comfort from one of my favourite colour and trend blogs - eclectic trends -

I hope these glimpses of soothing tones inspire your day, your work and maybe your home....


As a result of looking at the gorgeous images I found on Gudy's blog