Category: Travel

Denik Collaboration: Art can change the world!

Hello everyone! I’m excited to share more today about my recent collaboration with Denik! Denik is a notebook & stationary company that gives a portion of sales to fund education projects worldwide. They help build schools, support artists & make a positive impact on our lovely world. – – – – – – – – – – […]

Arley Hall & Gardens Event – Itinerary & Info

THIS WEEKEND, Sat August 3rd, 11-4pm: Arley Hall & Gardens Nature & Drawing Event! PLEASE NOTE WE WILL BE THERE WHATEVER THE WEATHER & we do have alternate sheltered options there such as: The Vinery (greenhouse), The Coach House (that has been reserved) & The Cruck Barn if we need to avoid the odd shower! Plus there’s […]

This Weekend: Arley Hall & Gardens Drawing Event!

A big thank you to everyone that signed up to the waiting list for this event! An email has been sent out with more information on the day’s itinerary, locations & what to bring with you, as well as a super quick survey link to let us know if you will be attending (please make […]

Home Style Vibes & Havana Retreat/Workshop!

Home style vibes with my ‘Cinque Terre Bloom’ cushion, ‘Shapes & Squares’ wallpaper in the background & a little peek at my ‘Organic Origin’ design ottoman. I’m currently doing a little more research on Buenos Aires for my design trip in November but I’m very excited & especially can’t wait to explore the colourful streets in & […]

1440 Multiversity Workshops Announcement!

Hello everyone! I hope you are having a good day so far. This is just a little ‘save the date’ announcement for those who expressed interest in my teaching over at 1440 Multiversity in California, USA. You can read my previous announcement on the blog here. The dates have been confirmed & I’ll be part of […]

#NationalGardeningWeek

Happy #NationalGardeningWeek! This is the UK’s biggest celebration of gardening & runs from Monday 29th April to Sunday 5th May 2019. The tag was started by the wonderful RHS (Royal Horticultural Society) & this year they’re calling all gardeners to share their love of home-grown produce with the theme ‘Edible Britain’.  Rachael has recently been volunteering at Arley […]

California Dreaming

Rachael recently announced that she’ll be joining the 1440 Multiversity faculty as a guest tutor and workshop host & we would love a little help! The programme will run across 5 days at a stunning location in California, in early 2020 (check out the 1440 Multiversity website for some stunning images). Think epic woodlands, hot tubs, delicious food, […]

Cuban Design Adventures!

I’ve just been lucky enough to get to go on my second visit to Colour Heaven aka Havana, Cuba! For this trip I avoided the main routes around the city & went off the beaten track a little more to capture an array of colour palettes & to purposely see many different sights to last time, […]

Wabi Sabi by Beth Kempton

I’m so excited for my friend & business partner Beth Kempton who has just released her second book ‘Wabi Sabi: Japanese Wisdom for a Perfectly Imperfect Life’. Beth’s first book ‘Freedom Seeker’ was truly immense & this new one is just as much of a gem! I wanted to wait for the right moment to […]

Plant Girl Iris on Instagram

Hello lovely people, for those of you that know me well or have followed me for a while will know I’m a creative soul who juggles a lot of things & I always love to learn. At the moment I’m furthering my knowledge in the botanical world to compliment my design studio work & I […]