Tag Archives: creative

Make it in Design School – Classes Begin!

A very Happy Monday to you all! It’s an exciting day today for our sister site Make it in Design as we welcome both new & previous students to the start of our community & new round of classes! ______________________________________________________________________________________________ Module 1: Designing Your Way is a fantastic introduction to the surface pattern design industry & helps YOU to find […]

Blogs We Love – Illustration Inspiration!

Happy Monday Lovely Readers! Welcome back to another instalment in our Blogs We Love series! Here in the Rachael Taylor Studio, we are always looking for ways to stay creative. One of our favourite ways to do that is by reading fabulous blogs filled with lots of inspiration. Since Rachael loves to illustrate & her […]

Competition For UK Art, Fashion & Design Students!

I am so excited that myself & sister site Make it in Design have partnered with wide format printer manufacturer Roland DG for a competition aimed at 6th form, college & university art, fashion & design students in the UK. The competition officially launched whilst the Make it in Design team were exhibiting at New Designers in London a […]

Studio News – Getting Ready For Autumn!

Happy Wednesday everyone. As I write this it’s a rare hot day in the UK but in the Rachael Taylor studio we’re already preparing for Autumn! The first day of Autumn officially starts with the Autumnal Equinox on the 22nd of September & we can’t be more excited for the cold nights, fireworks & especially the […]

Birthday Fun – Paper Decorations

Hello everyone! Last month I got to celebrate my little Blayke Lennon turning 2! Where does the time go? I had so much fun decorating our family room & I kindly received a selection of decorations by Sky Lantern Original to make the event so much more special! I selected a variety of shapes & […]

Make a House a Home – Guest Room / En-suite

Welcome back to my new blog series! I hope you found the first, second & third installments informative & helpful for your own renovations or decorating projects. I’m pleased to finally be sharing lots of detailed ‘before’, ‘during’ & ‘after’ photos of some of the other rooms in my home. The next project we tackled was the guest room & en-suite […]

Wild Portfolio Building Adventure Starts Today!

It’s a SUPER EXCITING day today for our sister site Make it in Design as we welcome new students & old friends to the start of The Ultimate Portfolio Builder! Today we unite surface pattern designers from around the world looking to propel their careers to the next level. “This course is an aspiring surface pattern designer’s dream come […]

Studio News – Doodle Mania!

Happy Wednesday everyone! Recently we’ve been spotting Rachael’s debut book ’20 Ways to Draw a Doodle’ in some very cool shops! We still get excited seeing them out in the wild! They have been spotted in the likes of Fred Aldous, Waterstones, the Moma, the Tate & many more. They’ve also been published in other languages such […]

Interiors Roundup – Coffee Tables

Hello everybody! In today’s interiors roundup we are looking at the humble coffee table! Almost every home has one whatever the size or design & they can be both practical & decorative. Some can even be innovative & become a statement piece in a room. Below is a selection of some of our favourite coffee […]

Hello From NYC!

Hey there! Rachael is currently in New York city this week for her seminars at Printsource, New York & our second Sketch Doodle Draw FREE live event! #sketchdoodledraw She’s been taking in so much inspiration, meetings lots of amazing people & having fun exploring this fabulous city. Below is a peek at Printsource & some […]