Tag Archives: Design School

Inspired by Nature 2021 Workshop with Rachael!

Happy October! We hope this finds you all safe and well and gosh do we have something to announce today for you all to look forward to next year! Rachael will be teaching a wonderful 3-day nature exploring, pattern making workshop May 25th – 27th at Clayhill Arts! Located in a beautifully creative countryside setting, […]

Happy 30th Birthday to Adobe Photoshop!

Wishing the happiest of birthday’s to Adobe Photoshop! Photoshop has been such an important part of my design career! I have also been able to teach thousands of creatives from all around the world how to design with beauty, ease & authenticity using this wonderful software. Below are just a few examples of designs I’ve created […]

BRAND NEW Interiors Design Course + Fab Sale!

I’m often asked how I create my prints & patterns well the short version is I personally prefer to draw my original motifs by hand off the computer as I find it makes them more unique & less contrived, I then work in Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator to create the rest of the magic. I’ve […]

Celebrating Spring with The Inspiration Sale!

The Make it in Design Inspiration Sale! As a big Spring celebration our sister site Make it in Design is offering The Inspiration Sale, in which you can get up to 50% off a fantastic selection of online course & masterclass bundles as well as 25% off individual courses. Each bundle also includes our my BRAND NEW […]

My Top 16 Highlights of 2018

2018 was very much a whirlwind for me as it was a year of new experiences & definitely one for pushing myself out of my comfort zone. It was also a great year for allocating myself quality time to really explore the direction of my business & creative career & now I’m feeling really clear […]

Last Day of our Gratitude Sale!

Our 40% off gratitude sale ends tonight! 2018 has been such an amazing year & I’m so grateful for everyone who has been a part of that year either by following or supporting my businesses the RT studio & Make it in Design. As a huge, big, massive THANK YOU we extended our November sale […]

The Diversity in Surface Pattern Design

I’ve been sat thinking about my book content & drafting ideas for my sister company global online design school Make it in Design too & these past 12 months have been a whirlwind! What I love about the surface pattern industry is no two days are the same. I’ve designed for greeting cards to fashion, worked […]

Saying Thank You & Extended November Sale!

Saying thank you & feeling so grateful I just wanted to take a moment to say THANK YOU. I’m in my 10th year since setting up my 1st company the RT studio & my sister company (global design school) Make it in Design celebrated 7 years last week. Thank you to everyone who has followed […]

Rachael Taylor 10 Year Anniversary Sale!

Today is the day! In celebration of Rachael’s 10 successful years in business as an independent designer, Make it in Design have launched a fantastic 50% off sale on Rachael’s ‘Instant Access’* courses & Summer School 2018! If you’ve always wanted to learn surface pattern design, or want to take your skills to the next level, […]

Doodle Therapy

I think a bit of doodle therapy can be so important for creatives so today I wanted to share a little idea that I always encourage my students on the Make it in Design courses to do. Grab a large sheet of paper or card & stick it to the wall… then just draw & doodle away for […]