Tag Archives: travel

An unforgettable experience. A creative escape.

Renew, relax & create Join Rachael March 8 – 13 next year for a drawing adventure of a lifetime as you escape to a beautiful redwood landscape with fellow like-minded & like-hearted creatives. Make wonderful memories, forge friendships & transform your creative soul on ‘Nature’s Creative Inspirations’, a drawing programme like no other! Immerse yourself […]

Happy 500th Birthday Havana! #Havana500

Celebrating 500 years of Havana! Today Havana is enjoying it’s 500th anniversary and we invite you to celebrate with us as I share my love for this amazing city! Below are a selection of images from my most recent trip to Havana where I took part in a photoshoot with beautiful Havana & art boutique hotel […]

Hotel Malecón 663 – Havana

Truly wonderful accommodation that’s perfectly located, vibrant friendly welcoming staff, gorgeous creative and unique accommodation teamed with great food, drinks and brilliant evening entertainment. This hotel really is a winning combination in the heart of central Havana and is a true gem! Every staff member at Malecón 663 from the waiters and concierge to the […]

Colourful design concepts for VANS!👟

Hello lovely friends. We are so excited to share that 5 of Rachael’s designs can be found in the Vans Custom Culture competition & she needs your help & support more than ever by voting for your favourite design! It takes just 30 seconds to vote & you can do it once a day up […]

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 […]

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, […]

My Travel Sketchbooks

Hello there lovely readers! I recently updated my portfolio with lots of travel inspired designs, all of which began on my recent work trip adventures. From Havana, Cuba to Cinque Terre, Italy, I’ve really been trying to soak in the culture, architecture, nature, & colour inspiration & translate this into my designs. Though there is […]

Rachael’s Colour Roundup – YELLOW!

Happy Thursday Everyone! Welcome back to the Rachael Taylor blog! We hope you’re all having a lovely week so far. We’ve had quite a bit of rain here in the UK this week & we are craving a little sunshine. Thankfully, Rachael has been sharing tons of beautiful creative imagery from Havana, Cuba & we’ve been LOVING her stories & […]