Illustrator turned Designer-Maker Sarah Ray has had a very busy year. After officially launching her card collection she has already taken part in her first trade show, won an award for best new product at the Top Drawer London Awards, and has recently been named a finalist in this year’s Henries Awards.
Originally from Herefordshire, Sarah’s creative career began in drawing competitions with her sisters. Fast forward a few years and Sarah had formalised her love of drawing with a completed a degree in Illustration from the Cambridge School of Art. Today Sarah can be found surrounded by numerous cups of tea and her cat Billie, drawing and printing her illustrations on a variety of paper goods and giftware. Sarah’s unique style combines warmth and humour with cute and quirky illustrated characters that are sold via independent boutiques, craft fairs, and direct from her website.