5Born in San Francisco, California and raised in El Dorado, Arkansas, Courtney Stone joined Sydney Murphy Design as an Interior Designer in Fall 2011.  Courtney earned a BA in Interior Design from the University of Arkansas and is a memberof the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID).  Subsequent training includes Resource and Design, Inc. programs in San Francisco, California.

An “artist by nature, and designer by trade,” Courtney approaches design projects with a true artist’s eye, bringing to bear a natural affinity for visual arts.  Her paintings have garnered national attention and awards.  A love of art and palettes guides Courtney to apply the fundamentals of design into an aesthetically pleasing space.

As an Allied Member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), Courtney specializes in providing clients with computer-generated renderings, floor plans, elevations and drawings to ensure her clients’ needs and desires are met.  She focuses on ensuring that every space can be used for its intended functionality.  Courtney’s designs range from “edgy traditional” to “contemporary elegant” to suit her clients’ personalities.  “The goal is to not leave a personal fingerprint, but let the homeowner’s tastes and lifestyle define the space.”