It just wouldn’t be a day at the seaside without them!

Our Seagull Cards feature images taken from original watercolour paintings by Sarah Boddy and are a fun reminder of a great day out at the British seaside.

crab card

Ocean Life

Splash into summer with our Ocean Life range of Greeting Cards. Choose from Crab, Three Crabs, Lobster, Jellyfish, Goldfish and Sardines.

  • Images taken from original watercolour paintings
  • Blank inside
  • 145mm x 145mm (suitable for UK letter post)
  • Designed and printed in England
  • Individually cello wrapped with stylish envelope
bee homeware

Meant to bee

Brighten up your home with our cheerful Bumble Bee homeware. From mugs and jugs, to tea towels and aprons, this stylish range brings the essence of summer indoors.   Our Bee Coasters are made in England from durable, recycled glass.   We hand-finish and fire our Mugs and Jugs here at our Leicestershire studio.   Don’t…

national tea day mug

At National Tea Day

We were delighted to attend National Tea Day as an event partner and designer of the official National Tea Day Mug. National Tea Day 2017 took place at Kensington Roof Gardens and celebrated all things tea with gourmet tea tasting, baking masterclasses, tea dancing and tasty tea cocktails. Made from fine bone china in England, and…

robin cushion

RSPB Big Garden Bird Watch is Back

This weekend is RSPB Big Garden Bird Watch and we can’t wait to make a cup of tea, grab a pencil and notebook and get counting. We’re based in a little village in Leicestershire and are lucky enough to spot these garden birds most days. They’re a fabulous source of inspiration and great fun to draw.…

chicken gifts

Pet chickens

We have seven pet chickens here at Sarah Boddy HQ, each with their own special character. They’re a great source of inspiration and the whole team like nothing better than taking five minutes to hang out with the hens. You can find out more about rehoming and keeping chickens at the British Hen Welfare Trust, a…

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Our favourite bread recipes

Here are some of our favourite bread recipes from presenter Paul Hollywood to celebrate The Great British Bake Off final. Whether you’re rooting for Jane, Candice or Andrew, knead out that nervous energy by baking one of these classic breads: Ciabatta is fairly straightforward to make and delicious with prosciutto and cheese as part of a quick Italian-style lunch. Soda bread,…

hope house haiti

Our charity partner: Hope House Haiti

We’ve teamed up with Hope House Haiti, a children’s home and school in rural Haiti, who aim to inspire the 31 children they care for to be world changers. Hope House runs a sustainable farm where the children grow papaya, mangoes, sugar cane, chillies and tomatoes which helps towards the food in the house. They also rear corn-fed chickens and…

wrapping paper decoupage

Wrapping Paper Decoupage

Wrapping paper is the perfect thickness for crafts like decoupage, and our bird and animal designs bring some charming countryside style to your home. What is wrapping paper decoupage? Put simply, it’s cutting, glueing and varnishing with wrapping paper! It’s an easy way of updating or ‘shabby-chic-ing’ wooden furniture, large or small. You need: a wooden box, frame…