The Hylands Artist Studios located in The Stables at Hylands Estate are a diverse collection of skilled artists, designers and makers. Visit the studios for some inspiration and insight into their various creative processes. See both works in progress and exhibitions of finished works of art. Discover unique handmade pieces available to purchase, or get creative yourself through our range of workshops and classes, available for individuals and corporate events.

Due to effects of the Corona virus, Hylands Estate management team are using this time to reevaluate our artist studio application process. We have temporarily put a hold on any new applications. If you have applied in the recent months you will be contacted separately to be informed of the current situation and of any future developments. We will endeavour to have the application process open very shortly. Thank you

Aaron Crowe

Aaron Crowe is a photographer specialising in capturing natural moments, personalities, laughter and excitement. Aaron has a natural talent for allowing you to feel comfortable and relaxed, catching you at your best. He offers a range products from affordable photography to high end storybooks.

Louise Walker

Louise Walker is an artist who works in 3D and loves the malleability of clay. She takes her inspiration from the world around her – particularly the textures found in nature and she enjoys seeing how far she can push the materials she works with.


James Wilkinson

James Wilkinson is a portrait artist who has painted some of the world’s most famous musicians; he has toured with the Rolling Stones and was the official artist to the V Festival for many years. James is passionate about art education and he runs regular workshops for both adults and children at The Stables.


Fleur Elise

Elise is a florist with a passion for all things floral and creative. Her studio is filled with ready to go fresh flowers and potted plants. She can be commissioned to make bespoke pieces for weddings, funerals and special events. Elise runs workshops throughout the year, giving you the chance to make your own arrangements such as wreaths, centrepieces, flower crowns and baskets.


The Paint Studio

The Paint Studio is an Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® shop and studio, selling a full range of Annie Sloan products and offering informative, fun furniture painting workshops and surgeries. The Paint Studio collaborates with Knight Design Studio to debut the latest trends and styles and sells individual pieces of hand-painted furniture.


Mona Marnell

Mona Marnell is an established contemporary glass artist who exhibits and sells her work through galleries and from her studio here on the estate. She works to commission, creating bespoke glass art for residential and commercial spaces and she also offers a range of popular glass workshops throughout the year.


Beaded Blooms

Holly Parr created Beaded Blooms after falling in love with the art of French beaded flowers. Having started out in theatre costume, Holly now uses her gift for bespoke hand-crafted design to make exquisite flowers. She researches each natural bloom she replicates before stringing thousands of tiny glass beads onto fine wire to make pieces for people to treasure forever.


Tanya Pugh

Tanya is an artist and illustrator. She paints landscapes and still lifes in oils and takes her inspiration from the beauty of nature, local town scenes and impressionistic art. Her illustrations have a distinctive individual style and each picture tells a story.


Ginger & Barber

Ginger & Barber is a graphic design and stationery studio offering both wedding stationery packages and bespoke graphic commissions and stationery design, including seasonal cards. As well as wedding invitations, Ginger & Barber have finishing touches to bring your dream day to life, from orders of service to guest books, seating plans to place names.


Nicky Gayle

Nicky Gayle is an artist and illustrator working mainly with acrylics and ink. Her pieces are often based on childhood experiences and she runs regular art clubs for children at The Stables. Nicky also hosts art parties on request.


Tanya Krackowizer Jewellery

Tanya is a contemporary jewellery designer and maker drawing
inspiration from machinery, trees and architecture. She is very happy to discuss commissions, upcycling and bespoke made jewellery. With designs to suit a wide range of tastes, all her pieces are beautifully finished, comfortable and easy to wear.


Chez Bec

Chez Bec is an award-winning bridal jewellery company. As well as a beautiful range of ready-to-wear jewellery and hair accessories, our talented designer Tanya loves to work closely with brides to create exclusive bespoke pieces which are completely personalised and a much-cherished memory of their very special day.


Georgia Farrell

Georgia Farrell is a designer specialising in hand knitting. Inspired by a love of architectural details and shapes, Georgia creates modern, striking designs for hand knitting garments, accessories and homewares. In 2019 Georgia also established GEO make- a creative design studio producing beautiful prints and products, alongside exciting collaborative projects.



Knight Design Interiors 

Knight Design Interiors is an established interior design and home furnishing service, working with private clients and developers to create inspirational interiors. Their portfolio includes traditional, contemporary, classic and eclectic styles and they have an extensive fabric and wallpaper collection from top design houses such as Mulberry Home, Ralph Lauren and Designers Guild.


Method Studio LTD

Method Studio is an experienced architects’ studio, delivering beautiful designs for clients whatever the scale of their project. The dynamic team of architects and designers founded by Isaak and Laura Jackson make the entire design process simple to understand, giving you a beautiful finish with the minimum fuss.



Tandem is a fully-integrated creative agency offering clients a complete marketing experience under one roof. With 20 years of agency experience between them, Tandem was formed by friends and now business partners to combine their love of art and technology. Tandem can build you a brand, develop a website and actively market your services, all from their HQ at The Stables.