Sarah's Notebook

  We are delighted to announce our appointment, in collaboration with JDDK Architects, to develop the signage for Proton Partners International's new specialist cancer treatment centres across the UK. Proton Partners International offers proton beam therapy to cancer patients from both...

We are back at Northern Stage to report on the completion of the first phase of their new wayfinding scheme. Northern Stage is the largest producing theatre company in the North East of England and over the past 40 years has...

clockwise above: verdigris, crackle, bronze texture, corten steel, leather, high gloss This began with a requirement for something that looked different for a new hotel project.  Rather than try to reinvent the wheel or devise complex fabrications it was decided to...

Northern Stage are the biggest theatre and producing company in North East England and one of the top eleven in the Country. Their building is situated on the main Newcastle University campus and dates back to 1970.  Formerly Newcastle Playhouse,...

  Last month one of my oldest clients JDDK (formerly Jane Darbyshire & David Kendal) launched a new website which included a fascinating heritage timeline dating back to their first building in 1987. Looking back I was reminded of the lovely projects...

People find their way around using a variety of means and one of those I'm particularly interested in is the use of landmarks. Landmarks can be many things both natural and man-made — a specific building, a distinctive tree, a field...