About us

 

Provoke Design founder Sarah Heyes has worked across the globe in design, beginning her career in the 90’s in the UK in Spatial Design.

 

Since then she has gained a wide range of expertise in interior design working for a large design firm and as an independent consultant. Dedicated to her craft, Sarah lives her passion and has excellent industry and product knowledge.

Provoke Design aims to exceed the expectations not only of our clients but of those they host and entertain. We achieve this by combining our versatile design expertise with a highly-attentive, personable approach. Above all, we understand that creating the space you dream of begins with you.

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Meet the Team

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Georgia Huang
Graduate Architectural Drafter

Georgia is Provoke's CAD Designer who draws up our project specifications right from floorplans to elevations. Currently completing her Masters in Architecture at the University of Melbourne, Georgia believes in making environmentally conscious decisions and creating spaces that are harmonious and enjoyable for all people. Georgia specialises in delivering conceptual drawings with CAD and 3D modelling programs. She is intuitive, meticulous, and consistent, and is a well-regarded member of our team.  

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Benjamin Cant
Marketing Strategist

Ben, as the title suggests, produces and manages Provoke's marketing. Whether it be producing content for online promotions or making marketing plans for the future, Ben makes sure that you know who we are and what we do. As a graduate of RMIT Business, Ben has had 25 years experience across many sectors including retail, music and the events industries, and brings this expertise to Provoke Design. 

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Marion Hamblin
Seamstress

Marion brings 40 years of expertise as Provoke Design's Seamstress. Known in the industry for her fine eye for detail and many years sewing such fine items as lingerie, Marion sews custom soft furnishings for Provoke. From curtains, sheers, cushions and upholstery Marion's creations are all part of not only enhancing your new space, but making it unique to you.

Provoke Design Cabinet Maker and Site Foreman

David Serapiglia
Cabinet Maker and Site Foreman

David is Provoke Design's cabinet maker, sharing project management with his partner Sarah.  A qualified cabinet maker of 20 years in the building industry, David ensures that the installation of your project is completed true to specifications and your vision.  David has an incredible eye for detail and working with his hands is his passion. He loves making furniture in his spare time.