Sarah's Notebook

Maggie's | Newcastle I recently took part in a fascinating group visit to Maggie's Newcastle as part of Northern Design Festival 2017.  Meeting with interior designer David Wallace, in-house architect Diego Seisdedos and the team who run the centre. Learning about...

Propellers of the City Broadbent Studio | 2015 Keel Square, Sunderland Returning to my interest in landmarks (Landmarks — Part 1, posted September 2016) this caught my eye during a recent visit to Sunderland. The first thing I noticed driving past, was coloured light...

Rochdale Sixth Form College asked us to replace their existing signage with a new wayfinding scheme. The new scheme needed to reflect the outstanding education provided by the college – and demonstrate and celebrate their increasing academic success and status. Old...

Picto recently completed a large scale project for Rochdale College including the fitting of floor directories and fire extinguisher boards over six floors in busy circulation spaces. The walls are finished in anti-graffiti paint, so redecoration involves taking everything off...