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@cotondoodleart by Sally Brooks

Sally Brooks is our current British Hairdresser of the Year, and as a figurehead for the industry, is also showing us the way to make enforced Lockdown more productive. Yep, take a look at Sally’s Instagram profiles which neatly cover hair (@brookshair), personal views and conversation (@sallybrookshair) and creativity (@cotondoodleart).  The first two we knew about, but jump onto @cotondoodleart for a look at how artistic this woman is!

Instagram artist

cotondoodleartSally’s joyful drawings and watercolours are fun to discover, and you can’t help but lift your spirits. “I love to try new things!” says Sally. “My mum says every day they make her smile so I keep doing them, and hope they make other people smile as well.

Give the girl a cheer, follow @cotondoodleart and be inspired. We don’t mind betting that quite a few of you could also explore your artistic side away from hair? Just go for it! 

And yay for Sally starting to include messages in her adorable paintings; surely no stodgy Government minister could ignore Sal’s plea to cut the VAT when it’s delivered so charmingly! Just saying… 

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