After college I was haunted by those creative messes and enrolled in permanent “creative mess status” otherwise known as a master’s in interior design at the Corcoran College of Art + Design in Washington, DC (now a part of George Washington University). I graduated in 2010 after spending summers working for Jonathan Adler and Celerie Kemble in NYC. There I designed products for Tiffany and Co., Schumacher and got to assist on photoshoots in addition to helping to create beautiful interiors for fancy schmancy penthouses.

I am largely a self-taught designer – I developed my design eye and my design skills through many design classes, through experimenting on my own homes (not always with great results!), and through designing for neighbors, friends, and clients. My husband and I have bought, lived in, decorated, built from scratch, or renovated 13 homes of our own. (Wish I was kidding about the 13 houses, but unfortunately it’s true!) I have done everything from building new homes from scratch and working with architects and engineers on the design, to completely renovating a 180 year old farmhouse! I have also consulted on commercial and retail projects.

As life took me down these different paths, my interest and passion for design never left. After a few years, I began exploring different career paths that would again let me showcase and express my artistic and creative side. Interior design was the exact hybrid of what I was looking for. The combination of architectural understanding and appreciation mixed with the infinite ways of creating a functional and beautiful space is exactly what I’m passionate about in Interior Design.

Kayla got her Graphic Design BFA degree from BYU in Provo, Utah in 2019. She started her first Interior Design job in Dongguan China in 2014 and fell in love with bringing other’s dream homes to life. Since then she has worked in Nanjing China, Hong Kong, Salt Lake City UT, Park City UT, Austin TX, Palm Springs CA, and now Charleston SC sharing her passion for unique, beautiful, and functional spaces. Kayla has worked closely with Sticks and Stones, a full-service design firm, showroom and furniture store located in Park City, Utah. Kayla sources most of her projects through their high turn-key showroom.

Wadsworth Design had humble beginnings in a small work shed in Orem, Utah. In 1993, brothers Mark and Paul Wadsworth inadvertently started the company while designing and building modern furniture pieces for Mark’s senior project to complete his BFA design degree at Brigham Young University. After graduating, Mark was hired and taught as an adjunct design professor at Brigham Young University for 5 years while building a furniture portfolio and a clientele. Paul’s education and experience as a machinist/gunsmith coupled with three impactful years of art education that both brothers enjoyed in high school, proved to be a viable combination for success. Hard work and never turning away a challenge paved the way for bigger and better business opportunities. That growth necessitated building a team of skilled managers, designers and craftsmen who shared their same passion, integrity and work ethic to service our valued clients. Inspired design, craftsmanship and high value are paramount in our creating franchise interiors & furnishings.

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