Tag Archives: painting

Make a House a Home – Design Studio

Welcome back to my new blog series, I hope you found the first instalment informative & helpful for your own renovations or decorating projects. I’m pleased to finally be sharing lots of detailed ‘before’, ‘during’ & ‘after’ photos, starting with my design studio… As you can imagine my old Leeds based studio took forever to […]

Creative Inspo – Making Sunshine into Art!

Hello everyone! Welcome back to the Rachael Taylor blog! We are so full of energy & life this week because we’ve had one of the warmest & sunniest few days Britain has seen in a long time! The sunshine has brought everyone out of their shells to enjoy walks, picnics, garden relaxation, barbecues & more […]

Interiors Roundup – Getting Creative With Ikea!

Hello everyone! Welcome back to another Interiors Roundup post! We hope everyone has been enjoying the (relatively) sunny Spring weather & that you have had a lovely post-Easter week. Since we’ve just had the long weekend, we’re thinking some of you might have had a start at any Spring de-cluttering, re-organising, re-decorating & home-freshening you […]

Designer Feature – Leigh Viner

Hello everyone! We hope everyone has had a lovely bank holiday weekend! We’ve certainly had a fabulous Easter in the Rachael Taylor Studio – we’ve spent time with family & friends, enjoyed some chocolate treats & had a nice little break. Hopefully you all got a chance to get in some you-time during your break, […]

Delicious Doodles – Sweets, Cakes & Lovely Bakes!

Hello Everybody! We hope you have all enjoyed your week so far. If you follow us on Instagram or Twitter, you’ll already know about our fabulous 20% off kitchen textiles sale! We all have been getting in the mood to bake & celebrate sweet treats with the Great British Bake Off happening, & our team […]

Beautiful Botanics

Happy Tuesday Everybody! Over these last few months, it certainly has been hectic at the Rachael Taylor studio. While we’ve had lots to say around our studio move, we want to make sure we still provide you with some quality creative inspiration. One of the ways we have been doing this is by keeping in […]

Artist Review – Clive Hicks Jenkins

I am thrilled to be able to share some inspirational art and design with you every Tuesday morning as Rachael’s ‘Art and Creative Writer’. This week I’m featuring the award winning art of Clive Hicks Jenkins. Clive is a highly acclaimed Welsh artist whose widely exhibited work now hangs in homes and galleries around the […]

Artist Review – Erin Ashley

I am thrilled to be able to share some inspirational art and design with you every Tuesday morning as Rachael’s ‘Art and Creative Writer’. This week, I’m featuring the contemporary art of Erin Ashley. Erin is a self-taught painter who is inspired by the natural weathering of man-made objects, for example, rusting metal, flaking layers […]

Artist Review – Nikki Monaghan

I’m thrilled to be able to share some inspirational art and design with you every Tuesday morning as Rachael’s ‘Art and Creative Writer’. This week I’m featuring the quirky landscape paintings of Nikki Monaghan. Nikki lives in Scotland and after originally training in printed textiles, she now concentrates on creating beautiful impressions of her local […]

Artist Review – Alena Hennessy

I am thrilled to be able to share some inspirational art and design with you every Tuesday morning as Rachael’s ‘Art and Creative Writer’. This week, I’m featuring the inspiring work of Alena Hennessy. Alena is an artist, author and workshop facilitator based in North Carolina. She creates a diverse array of products including paintings, jewellery and […]