BA, Dip IDM, Dip Interior Design
John worked in the advertising and design industries in London for 6 years before retraining as an interior designer and qualifying with distinction from the highly regarded Ivy House Design School in Bath. John has managed and worked across a range of successful projects for private and commercial clients and has written for The Garden Design Journal, Clifton Life, Bath Life, Cotswold Preview and Bath Magazine.
BA, Dip Garden Design, RHS II
Nick trained as a garden designer at the renowned English Gardening School. He has run a successful gardening company in London and Bath and is an RHS qualified plantsman. He is also a freelance writer and has contributed to the Garden Design Journal, Clifton Life and Bath Scene.
Colleen studied former Interior and Architecture Design at the Art Institute of Colorado and also the Chelsea College of Art and Design, Colleen works on the interior design team here at W&L. Colleen also has extensive experience in kitchen design, having worked for Roundhouse Design.
Following a career in theatre and event management, Fiona completed a post-graduate diploma in Residential Landscape Architecture at the Oxford College of Garden Design. Having graduated with distinction, Fiona joined our garden design team. Fiona is also a recent finalist at Grand Designs Live Garden Designer of the Year.
A graduate of The University of Lincoln, Fiona used her considerable knowledge gained from her degree in Architecture in her career of choice, interior design. Having successfully completed an additional diploma in Interior Design, Fiona worked as a senior designer for an established interior design company for several years before joining us in 2015.
With an extensive background in wholesale, buying and retail, Sophie keeps us all in check across interior and garden projects alike, thanks to her superb co-ordination and project management skills.
With a background in both the public sector and charities, Laura is currently studying a masters in Human Resources at UWE Bristol and joined us as a part-time showroom assistant in 2016.
We were very happy to welcome Jody earlier this year as Showroom Manager. With a degree in printed textile design, her own range of furniture, planters and lampshades and extensive experience across both commercial and residential projects, Jody is very well placed to offer informed interiors advice on projects big or small. So please do pop in and welcome our newest team member when you're next passing!