At the heart of Quay Studio is a friendship formed by a passion for creativity and design. We offer independent advice, high end design solutions and a hand to guide you through the project process. We work closely with clients to achieve their ambitions whilst challenging the brief to gain a true understanding of what is required. We strongly believe that a collaborative design approach ensures that the maximum potential is reached within each project.
Quay Studios founder Rachael Pashley has over 15 years experience in the industry. Victoria Avery joins her in partnership, bringing an extensive background in commercial design & build.
Rachael moved from Sheffield in 2000 to study Spatial Design at Falmouth University. Rachael has been fortunate to carve a career in the South West, working for various leading design companies. She has worked on many spatial planning, high-end residential and prestigious commercial projects including clients such as the Cornish Bakery, St Moritz and Zane Lowe. Rachael is inspired by form and nature and enjoys creating considered, inspired spaces that provoke imagination! Challenging conventional materials and being conscious of their impact, Rachael aims to achieve a creative yet sustainable design solution for her clients.
Victoria studied architecture before moving to London to focus on high-end workplace design. Here, she worked on multiple high value projects ranging from 1,500 sq/ft to 40,000 sq/ft. After a few years in London, a relocation to the South West found her working with clients such as Siemens, Bristol Airport, British Land and Falmouth University at various leading design practices. Victoria throughly enjoys the creativity that each new project brings, adopting a holistic approach to ensure a carefully considered design.