Idle Toil is an independent graphic design and illustration studio and book publishers operated by Sydney Cardew, an artist from the Isle of Wight, UK. The Idle Toil name is used as an umbrella to cover all of Sydney’s commercial and non-commercial artwork.

Idle Toil is a registered business, available for all manner of design and illustration briefs, ranging from personal commissions to commercial projects. Prices are affordable and flexible, and negotiated on a job-by-job basis. Please contact the artist via email at idle.toil@gmail.com if you are interested.

If you simply enjoy the work Sydney produces, please consider supporting her by buying merchandise from her Redbubble store or simply buying her a coffee.


This website runs on WordPress, and uses a modified version of the theme ‘Spun’ by Caroline Moore.

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