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Ratburger

Posted by on Apr 22, 2017 in New Projects | Comments Off on Ratburger

Ratburger

King Bert Productions Ltd Credit: Production Buyer   Adapted from the David Walliams’ children’s book ‘Ratburger’ for Sky1, this 1 x 90 minute comedy drama tells the story of 11-year old Zoe, her pet rat Armitage and Burt – the villain who makes burgers out of rats – and children. Kaye sourced dressing for the set build of Zoe’s high-rise council flat, everything brown, drab and crisp-coloured – in reference to Zoes’ evil step-mother who only eats prawn cocktail crisps. In contrast, Zoe’s room has...

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Hollyoaks ‘The Dog’ refurb

Posted by on Apr 21, 2017 in New Projects | Comments Off on Hollyoaks ‘The Dog’ refurb

Hollyoaks ‘The Dog’ refurb

Lime Pictures Ltd Working closely with Hollyoaks Head of Design, Kaye sourced dressing for the refurbishment of ‘The Dog’ pub set. This involved meeting a brief to create a fresh, contemporary, quirky style with bright colour, edgy styling and in keeping with the flamboyant and youthful overall feel of the Hollyoaks soap. As the set is designed to last for five years of filming, all furnishings and décor were purchased with this in mind, comprising: bar furniture, bespoke tables, framed artwork, mirrors, lighting, dining tables and...

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The Moonstone

Posted by on Sep 1, 2016 in New Projects | 0 comments

The Moonstone

King Bert Productions Ltd Credit: Production Buyer This period drama is based on Wilkie Collins’ ‘The Moonstone’, set in the late 1840’s and considered to be the first British detective novel. The plot centres around a stolen priceless Indian diamond and the ensuing investigation into its’ disappearance and recovery, adapted into a 5 x 45 minute mini-series for BBC1 day time. Filmed primarily at Thornton Watless Hall in North Yorkshire, Kaye organized the appraisal of period-appropriate furniture and dressing at the location with an...

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Lies We Tell

Posted by on Nov 1, 2015 in New Projects | 0 comments

Lies We Tell

Bradford International Film Associates Ltd Credit: Set Decorator     Set in contemporary Bradford, ‘Lies We Tell’ is the story a trusted chauffeur (played by Gabriel Byrne) who must deal with his dead employer’s British’ Pakistani mistress, her dark past pulling him into a quest to save her younger sister from an arranged marriage to their gangster cousin. As Set Decorator, Kaye worked closely with Production Designer Janey Levick to source and hire furniture and dressing for a variety of sets including a...

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DoubleTree, Liverpool

Posted by on Jul 13, 2015 in New Projects | 0 comments

DoubleTree, Liverpool

Displays supplied by Indigo Art The new Doubletree by Hilton hotel in the centre of Liverpool is a Grade II listed building, designed with the very latest contemporary chic and upscale comfort. Kaye was commissioned to source nautical artifacts such as armillaries, sextants and hurricane lamps to reflect the city’s heritage for the themed library lounge, as well as antiques, luxury ornaments and vintage memorabilia to create other permanent displays in communal areas of the hotel. In keeping with the ‘Sarah Bernhardt’ design scheme in...

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Blue Brick Care Home, Ripon

Posted by on Jul 13, 2015 in New Projects | 0 comments

Blue Brick Care Home, Ripon

Bespoke artwork by Indigo Art This new-build care home has been designed as a home for life, comprising seventy bedrooms, café, hair salon, cinema, three dining areas, several individually themed communal lounges and wide corridors throughout. From conducting the initial survey of the whole site, Kaye researched and sourced artwork images to reflect themes of local interest. These include archive images of ‘old Ripon’ and a combination of contemporary photography and prints reflecting the wool trade, canals, river wildlife and famous...

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Danny & The Human Zoo

Posted by on Jul 13, 2015 in New Projects | 0 comments

Danny & The Human Zoo

Red Production Company Written by Lenny Henry, this film for TV is based on his own experiences as a young man from a West Indian family breaking into show business in the mid-1970’s. Based in Dudley, West Midlands, Kaye established a network of local suppliers, such as a specialist Caribbean caterer to produce food for ‘Saturday mutton soup’, Sunday roast and a wake buffet.  She was also responsible for action props and managing the budget, whilst also locally sourcing set dressing – such as fruit & veg and vintage 70’s...

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Dusty & Me

Posted by on Jan 8, 2015 in New Projects | 0 comments

Dusty & Me

KYTS Ltd   Credit: Production Buyer Set in Yorkshire, 1977, ‘Slapper & Me’ is the story of Derek, an 18-year-old misfit from a working class family who befriends, then trains and races Slapper, a no-chance greyhound.  As Production Buyer on this low budget feature, Kaye was responsible for managing the budget, organizing all clearances and product placement for scripted brands – and sourcing action/dressing...

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Awaiting

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 in New Projects | Comments Off on Awaiting

Awaiting

Family Dies Ltd This psychological thriller centers around Morris, a recluse psychopath who lives in a house in the woods with his teenage daughter, where he captures, torments and murders his victims in his secret basement. As Set Decorator on this production, Kaye interpreted the script to style, furnish and decorate studio sets and locations, sourcing all dressing and action props – which she achieved with a very limited budget and prep time. Morris’s house: “The inside of Morris’s house is a tribute to a lack of style and...

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Food & Drink photo shoot

Posted by on Apr 19, 2014 in New Projects | Comments Off on Food & Drink photo shoot

Food & Drink photo shoot

Powerhouse Photography:  Prop Buyer Kaye was asked to source a reclaimed oak kitchen tabletop and matching shelves for a food/drink product range photo shoot.  The specific brief was to supply a rustic, worn surface to match with the existing backdrop. This challenge was met within the 48-hour deadline and to...

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The Glorious Nothing Days

Posted by on Mar 27, 2014 in New Projects | Comments Off on The Glorious Nothing Days

The Glorious Nothing Days

Anchor commercial, Some Such & Co. As buyer on this project, Kaye sourced a variety of props to decorate a family home in North London for a breakfast scene.  Working to a very tight deadline, budget and detailed design brief, this involved both hiring and buying props including a selection of children’s drawings to cover a large expanse of wall, large quantities of specified home furnishings, kitchen accessories and breakfast products. This also involved prop making, including a selection of giant rubber band balls for a time-lapse...

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The Thirteenth Tale

Posted by on Dec 4, 2013 in New Projects | Comments Off on The Thirteenth Tale

The Thirteenth Tale

Heyday Films For this one-off feature for BBC2 set in a country estate in the 1940’s – 50’s, Kaye sourced props for dressing and action, including insects and birds.  For a fire stunt, a studio set was built to replicate a library, for which Kaye sourced antique furniture, smalls and books to burn, and organised bespoke fire-retardant drapes to exactly match the original fabric. Kaye also stepped up to Set Decorator on a couple of occasions, for sets such as the squalid and filthy ‘Charlie’s Quarters’: “A scene of...

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The Great Train Robbery

Posted by on Jul 12, 2013 in New Projects | Comments Off on The Great Train Robbery

The Great Train Robbery

‘The Robber’s Tale’ For the first of two films commissioned about the Great Train Robbery of 1963, Kaye researched and sourced vintage fabrics/dressing props and year-specific action props such as walkie-talkies and VHF equipment. Kaye also assisted in dressing a Brighton florist’s shop set – creating a large display of period cut flowers and floral arrangements for the shop front window.   ‘The Copper’s Tale’ For the second film telling the story of the ensuing police investigation, Kaye conducted...

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The Syndicate Series 2

Posted by on Mar 23, 2013 in New Projects | Comments Off on The Syndicate Series 2

The Syndicate Series 2

Rollem Productions For the second series of this contemporary popular drama about a syndicate who win the lottery, Kaye was responsible for fitting out a hospital studio set around which the story is based. This involved organizing everything from cubicle curtains and bed-head trunking complete with fixtures and fittings to dressing staff room lockers. Kaye also sourced props for both studio sets and filming locations, from wallpapers and carpet through to the smallest details of the main characters council houses including kitchens,...

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Blacksmiths Restaurant, Gretna Green

Posted by on Jan 25, 2013 in New Projects | 0 comments

Blacksmiths Restaurant, Gretna Green

Bespoke artwork by Indigo Art As Gretna Green’s best-known marriage venue, the word ‘blacksmith’ has become synonymous with weddings here, and the Blacksmiths restaurant has recently been transformed as part of a £2 million refurbishment. To reference this aspect of local heritage, abstract photography featuring horse shoes and hearts were selected for the main seating areas to create a natural and contemporary feel in keeping with the design...

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Cedar Court Hotel, Bradford

Posted by on Sep 14, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Cedar Court Hotel, Bradford

Cedar Court Hotel, Bradford

Bespoke artwork by Indigo Art Close to Bradford, this 4-star purpose built hotel and conference/banqueting venue regularly plays host to large scale conferences and AGM’s. Kaye sourced stylish photographic images to reference significant aspects of the city’s diverse heritage, such as the wool trade and National Film...

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The Wheatsheaf, Cheadle

Posted by on Jun 15, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on The Wheatsheaf, Cheadle

The Wheatsheaf, Cheadle

Paintings and sculpture commissioned by Indigo Art For this Wetherspoons refurbishment project, artwork was commissioned to reflect the history of Staffordshire town Cheadle. Inspired by nearby Alton Towers, local artist Simon Watson produced paintings in acrylic on board capturing the facial expressions of exhileration and fear experienced by theme park riders. Kaye also commissioned a rollercoaster sculpture made of aluminium ribbon and powder-coated in bright JCB yellow to reference the nearby JCB...

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Red Riding 1980

Posted by on Jun 8, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Red Riding 1980

Red Riding 1980

Revolution Films Red Riding 1980 is part of the film trilogy based on David Pearce’s Red Riding quartet. This adaptation was based on the Yorkshire Ripper investigation in the early 1980’s, involving detailed research to recreate the police incident room, dressing other filming locations and sourcing action props such as weapons and camera equipment appropriate to the...

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Married, Single, Other

Posted by on Jun 8, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Married, Single, Other

Married, Single, Other

Left Bank Pictures Artwork for Studio Sets Married Single Other is a six part comedy drama about three couples, aired in 2010 on ITV1. Kaye selected artwork supplied by Indigo Art for lothario Clint’s batchelor pad studio set.

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Saw The Ride, Thorpe Park

Posted by on Jun 7, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Saw The Ride, Thorpe Park

Saw The Ride, Thorpe Park

Paragon Creative ‘Saw’ rollercoaster project: Props Buyer  This rather unusual prop buying brief involved sourcing autopsy equipment, dentist chairs, scouring scrap metal yards for block and tackle and other items for Paragon Creative, York. This was for the creation of permanent displays of this new roller coaster ride at Thorpe Park in Surrey, based on the ‘Saw’ horror film...

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Antiques Master Series 1 & 2

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Antiques Master Series 1 & 2

BBC Manchester: Antiques Curator For both series of this prime time entertaiment antiques quiz show, Kaye was solely responsible for the management of over 700 genuine antiques from suppliers all over the UK whilst on location at Towneley Hall, Burnley – including furniture, textiles, jewellery, dolls, teddy bears, ceramics, silverware, treen, clocks and more. Bringing her curatorial experience into play, she organised storage and verification of all the antiques, prepared cast items for filming and advised as to any special handling...

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Radisson SAS, Brussels

Posted by on Jun 5, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Radisson SAS, Brussels

Radisson SAS, Brussels

Bespoke artwork by Indigo Art For the bedroom refurbishment of this luxury international hotel in the centre of Brussels, Kaye selected stylish shocking pink artwork to compliment this specific design...

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The Queen’s Hotel, Maltby

Posted by on Apr 16, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on The Queen’s Hotel, Maltby

The Queen’s Hotel, Maltby

Outdoor mural – ‘At the Races’ The Queen’s Hotel is an unmissable building situated in the centre of South Yorkshire town Maltby. For Indigo Art, Kaye commissioned a ‘Banksy’ mural based on popular local landmark Doncaster Racecourse, one of the oldest and largest courses in Britain – depicted in a simple, abstract ‘street art’...

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A Band for Britain

Posted by on Feb 24, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on A Band for Britain

A Band for Britain

Shine TV:  Set Decorator Produced by Shine TV for prime time BBC2, this 3-part documentary follows presenter Sue Perkins in her attempts to revive the fortunes of dwindling historical Dinnington Colliery Band. Kaye dressed a carnival float which took the band on a promotional tour of Sheffield city centre and added some bling to the WMC in Dinnington where the band hosted their first public...

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The William Tyler, Yardley

Posted by on Feb 21, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on The William Tyler, Yardley

The William Tyler, Yardley

Brick bar facade A ‘brick art’ bar facade was commissioned for Wetherspoons pub The William Tyler to reflect the town’s local history of tile and brick making, which was designed and created by specialist local artist Karen Hilliard.

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Married, Single, Other

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Married, Single, Other

Married, Single, Other

Left Bank Pictures: Abbey’s flat ’Abbey is relaxing in her quite posh flat… which is, of course, looking quite sultry’ Married Single Other is a six part comedy drama about three couples, aired in 2010 on ITV1.  Kaye created mood boards for each principle character as described in the script, which were used as the main reference for the studio and location set designs. Kaye also styled and dressed the set for one of the principal characters, model Abbey’s ‘girly’ apartment – selecting soft furnishings and accessories...

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Wuthering Heights

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Wuthering Heights

Mammoth Screen: Cathy & Edgar’s Wedding For ITV1’s two part adaptation of Emily Bronte’s classic novel, Kaye produced an elaborate food display for the scene of Edgar and Cathy’s wedding, involving researching and sourcing appropriate foods which would have been used in this context in Regency England – including commissioning a dummy wedding cake. Kaye also sourced period props and antiques for dressing and use in action including this horse-drawn carriage, dressed for the wedding...

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Making Bradford British

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Making Bradford British

Love Productions: Set Decorator For this contraversial prime time Ch4 documentary about ‘Britishness’, Kaye styled and dressed a five bedroom barn conversion which was used as the communal house filming location, providing furniture, accessories and even cooking utensils for the contributors to use during their time living in the...

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Spooks: Code 9

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Spooks: Code 9

Kudos (Liberty) Ltd: missing posters prop-make Episode 2 of this six part Spooks spin-off series contains a scene featuring a makeshift centre for displaced persons, for which Kaye designed and produced ‘missing’ posters to cover 20m of wall space. This involved arranging an SA photo shoot to create portrait photo’s, which were then incorporated into over 200 posters, each individually made in a variety of materials, styles, shapes and...

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Cotswold Water Park Hotel

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Cotswold Water Park Hotel

Cotswold Water Park Hotel

Bespoke artwork by Indigo Art Stunning contemporary artwork was selected for all public areas and bedrooms of Cotswold Water Park, a luxury new-build Four Pillars hotel set in the Cotswold countryside.  Artwork was designed to complement and enhance all the modern features of a premier 4-star hotel.

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Cumbria Grand Hotel

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Cumbria Grand Hotel

Commissioned photography by Indigo Art This charming Victorian hotel is located close to majestic Lake Windermere. To reflect the traditional feel and stunning surroundings of the hotel, atmospheric photographs of Windermere were commissioned for the lobby and dining...

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Luxury Apartment, Portugal

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Luxury Apartment, Portugal

Luxury Apartment, Portugal

Bespoke artwork by Indigo Art Kaye selected abstract framed prints and canvases from the Indigo Collection for throughout this privately owned modern luxury apartment to compliment the minimalistic, elegant interior décor.

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Show Homes

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Show Homes

Show Homes

Bespoke artwork by Indigo Art Kaye has supplied artwork from the Indigo Collection to suit the interior styling of various show homes.

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Telfords Warehouse, Chester

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Telfords Warehouse, Chester

Telfords Warehouse, Chester

Temporary Exhibitions This popular independent bar, restaurant and music venue is superbly located on Chester’s canal basin. Kaye organized solo and group exhibitions of original art by local artists for the upstairs restaurant/gallery...

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Mintleaf Restaurant, London

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on Mintleaf Restaurant, London

Mintleaf Restaurant, London

‘Jaipur’ function room In the heart of London’s West End, Mint Leaf Restaurant & Bar offers innovative Indian cuisine in an elegant and stylish setting. This stunning canvas was supplied from the Indigo Collection for the 8m back wall of the ‘Jaipur’ private function...

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Abingdon Four Pillars Hotel

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Abingdon Four Pillars Hotel

Bespoke artwork by Indigo Art Contemporary framed prints and canvases in bright, warm colours and bold abstract designs were supplied for the refurbishment of all public areas, corridors and bedrooms of this modern 3-star hotel in Oxfordshire.  

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Rothschild, Manchester

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Rothschild, Manchester

Original Art Kaye independently supplied original paintings for the Manchester offices of global private investment bank Rothschild. Subtle abstract paintings by Estella Scholes were selected for reception and a stunning triptych depicting the sea by local painter Alison Murdoch for the boardroom.

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JMW Solicitors, Manchester

Posted by on Feb 13, 2012 in New Projects | Comments Off on JMW Solicitors, Manchester

JMW Solicitors, Manchester

Bespoke artwork by Indigo Art Large, stylish canvases in strong, vibrant colours were selected to add warmth and a touch of sophistication to the reception and foyer of this central Manchester law firms offices.  

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