03 Mar

working on mosses and lichen lamp

March 3, 2015

05 Dec

Working with silver leaf on my bantams eggs for Awards sculptures

December 5, 2014

01 Dec

just delivered this cherry blossom coffee table….

December 1, 2014

03 Nov

mirror-backed Gorse Cabinets installed in London

November 3, 2014

03 Oct

laying out the yellow helichrysums for a new table

October 3, 2014

01 Oct

Currently in Vase Vessel Void show @ Oliver Sears gallery…

October 1, 2014

Blackbirds nest in resin This piece is a taster for the larger project i am working on for a 2-man show at the Oliver Sears gallery in November/December 2015…. think urban jungle for our feathered friends.

12 Aug

Guinea feathers cube under famine ship

August 12, 2014

22 Jul

Hydrangeas cube – from workshop to studio to new home…

July 22, 2014

12 Jul

light as a feather…?

July 12, 2014

Guinea fowl have been domesticated almost as long as chickens, but they are actually originally African birds.  They are very social birds, and they are monogamous! They have such beautiful feathers – one of my favourites to work with. This piece was part of a commission and is forming a podium for one of the […]

05 Jul

Rose petal console table

July 5, 2014

Rosepetal console…. didn’t look right until i added a load of petals from my rosa rugosa hedge here (the perfect colour)

20 Jun

Tumbling petals console…

June 20, 2014

06 May

view from studio

May 6, 2014

(it doesn’t always rain in county carlow-))  

23 Apr

How To Spend It!

April 23, 2014


08 Apr

‘Encased’ on for another fortnight at Maxmara (Madison/68th)

April 8, 2014


20 Mar

March 20, 2014

http://katefreudinsidestory.dailymail.co.uk/2014/02/irish-artist-sasha-sykes-debut-at-anthropologie.html Pieces at Anthropologie Gallery now available til end of April!

05 Mar

Lovely piece in the Daily Beast about the New York show…

March 5, 2014


30 Jan

Gold Straw Cubes

January 30, 2014

I love this picture Robin Ball took last week of one of the gold straw cubes in the Library at Lisnavagh….  

07 Jan

New Cube: Yellow Helichrysums

January 7, 2014

These flowers are a fabulous yellow – unsurprising as they are a relative of the sunflower but better known as straw flowers and much adorned on 1950’s hats!

07 Jan

Thistles Table

January 7, 2014

I worked with these echinops (globe thistles) in amongst other thistles and blue wildflowers a few years back, but isolating them and giving them space brings them to a new level…. what do they remind you of: The solar sysytem? Micro organisms? Your granny’s garden?  The shadows are awesome too…