Meet Folio's talented team

Bringing our flair and passion to your projects.

The creative team at Folio share a passion for handmaking beautiful fine art albums that give your art the platform it deserves. In fact you could say we’re more than a little obsessed with ensuring that every last detail is just the way we like it to be. This is what we all have in common.

Now here’s an introduction to who we are as individuals...

Amber

Customer Services

My name is Amber and I look after your orders and the social media here at Folio Albums. I love Whitby, gin and tonic and Christmas. I have a degree in Fashion, Media and Promotion and a Labrador called Stella who loves to give high fives. I can whistle like a bird and quote The Lion King word for word. I prefer Coffee.

One word to describe photography
Nostalgia

No.1 song played on your iPod
Hey Now by London Grammar

Guilty pleasure
Reality TV!

Jess

Customer Services

My name is Jess and I look after your files and designs here at Folio Albums. I love wine, summer and cheese. I have a degree in Photography and my favourite smells are petrol and freshly mown grass. Tea or coffee? Coffee.

One word to describe photography
Escape

No.1 song played on your iPod
Redemption Song by Bob Marley

Guilty pleasure
Cheesy garlic bread!

Milly

Customer Services

My name is Milly and I look after your orders and customer experience here at Folio Albums. I love knitting, gardening and gin and tonic. I have a degree in Photography and an obsession with Kate Middleton. I have the worst taste in music and I love trifle. It’s tea for me all the way.

One word to describe photography
Affecting

No.1 song played on your iPod
Shut up and dance - Walk the moon

Guilty pleasure
Take That, Little Mix, Taylor Swift, Carly Rae Jepsen, Cheryl Cole - In fact my entire music collection...

Chris

Print

My name is Chris and I'm a fine art printer here at Folio Albums. I love York, my cat Dilly and my dog Coco. I have a degree in Transport Design and I can quote the film Step Brothers word for word. July is my favourite month as it's car show season as well as myself and my girlfriends birth month. I'm a serious coffee addict.

One word to describe photography
Memories

No.1 song played on your iPod
Escape by Apparat

Guilty pleasure
George Michael - Careless Whisper

Kate

Print

My name is Kate and I'm a fine art printer here at Folio Albums. I love Salt & vinegar crisps, the smell of birthday candles and I am addicted to pub quizzes. I have a BA in Photojournalism. I’ve eaten Yorkshire puddings in the House of Commons, can Moonwalk and can quote Pulp Fiction word for word. Coffee by the bucketload please.

One word to describe photography
Interpretation

No.1 song played on your iPod
Asleep by The Smiths

Guilty pleasure
Watching Motorway Cops

Marta

Production Manager

My name is Marta and I hand make albums here at Folio Albums. I have a degree in Interdisciplinary Art and Design. I have 9 pairs of slippers… and I can never find a pair. I am a wicker-weaving instructor. I love Pimm’s, Eastbourne and my twin boys. I hitch-hiked from Turkey to Spain. I prefer coffee.

One word to describe photography
Treasure

No.1 song played on your iPod
Raggamuffin by Selah Sue

Guilty pleasure
Falling asleep with my boys

Cristina

Bindery & Production

My name is Cristina and I hand make albums here at Folio Albums. I love my handmade pinhole cameras. I have a master's degree in Photography and I hate the cold but love the summer. I have very flexible toes and can pick up objects from the floor. Coffee only in the morning.

One word to describe photography
Expression

No.1 song played on your iPod
‘All roads lead to other roads’ by Early Cartographers

Guilty pleasure
Famous internet cats. I follow their Facebook/Instagram accounts and buy their books.

Teresa

Bindery & Production

My name is Teresa and I hand make albums here at Folio Albums. I develop and print my own photographs in my attic and can successfully do the worm. I love dinosaurs, Eric my tiny chihuahua (who thinks he's a rino) and Gin & Tonic. I used to work in a job growing bacteria from moss. I prefer coffee.

One word to describe photography
Captured

No.1 song played on your iPod
I am a revenant by The Distillers

Guilty pleasure
I put peanut butter on everything

Holly

Bindery & Production

My name is Holly and I hand make albums here at Folio Albums. I love the seaside, pork crackling and chunky jewellery. I have a degree in Contemporary Arts and a HND in Book Binding and Paper Conservation. I ran 5K dressed as a zombie for charity. I rocked the ‘mullet’. Veins scare me. I prefer tea.

One word to describe photography
Happiness

No.1 song played on your iPod
Teardrop by Massive Attack

Guilty pleasure
Pickled gherkins and eggs

Karl

Bindery & Production

My name is Karl and I hand make albums here at Folio Albums. My favourite place in the UK is Elsecar Park & Heritage Centre, I love gourmet burgers and the summertime. I joined the army straight from school as a junior soldier. I hate the sound of finger nails scraping down a chalk board! I prefer tea - milk with no sugar please.

One word to describe photography
Memories

No.1 song played on your iPod
The Who - Pinball Wizard

Guilty pleasure
Watching Hollyoaks

Lee

Bindery & Production

My name is Lee and I hand make albums here at Folio Albums. I love The Cotswolds, September because I love conkers and landscape design. I have a Level 3 Diploma in Landscape Architect. I once wore scuba flippers on a night out. I have a fear of wooden lolly sticks scraping on teeth. Tea with 2 sugars please!

One word to describe photography
Precious

No.1 song played on your iPod
One last breath by Creed

Guilty pleasure
Coconut Tart

Ryan

Bindery & Production

My name is Ryan and I hand make albums here at Folio Albums. I love fish & chips, Whitby and Summer. The strangest job I have had was a potato peeler in the school holidays. I have a Boxer dog called Henry who slavers everywhere and hates water and I have a fear of flying ants! I’m a coffee lover.

One word to describe photography
Memories

No.1 song played on your iPod
Best I ever had by Drake

Guilty pleasure
Cheesecake

Gemma

Bindery & Production

My name is Gemma and I hand make albums here at Folio Albums. I love cereal, my Dad’s mashed potato and Autumn. I studied Interdisciplinary Art & Design at Huddersfield University. I make my own clothes and bags and have worked in temporary pop-up art galleries. I prefer coffeeti!

One word to describe photography
Reminiscent

No.1 song played on your iPod
White Winter Hymnal - Fleet Foxes

Guilty pleasure
Cheesecake

Julie W

Packaging & Quality Manager

My name is Julie and I make sure that your albums are beautifully wrapped and securely packaged at Folio Albums. I love April, big rings and Whitby Crab. I make patchwork quilts and distressed furniture. I have a toad called Terence. I wore my bra to work… for charity! I can bend the ends of my fingers. I prefer coffee.

One word to describe photography
Memories

No.1 song played on your iPod
Stairway to Heaven by Led Zeppelin

Guilty pleasure
Sherbet Fountains

Becky

Packaging & Quality

My name is Becky and I make sure that your albums are beautifully wrapped and securely packaged at Folio Albums. I love anything with mash and gravy, November and the sound of waves crashing on the beach at Skipsea. I have a degree in Photography. I have 5 Guinea Pigs who squeak at anything and everything. I prefer tea.

One word to describe photography
Memories

No.1 song played on your iPod
Revelry by Kings of Leon

Guilty pleasure
Disney films

Anne

Projects

My name is Anne and I work on top secret projects here at Folio Albums. I have a degree in Visual Communication. I love making stained glass windows, travelling to new places and oak furniture. I make greeting cards. I can quote My Fair Lady word for word. I ask questions… a lot. I prefer Earl Grey.

One word to describe photography
Enchanting

No.1 song played on your iPod
Eye of the Tiger by Survivor…

Guilty pleasure
Chocolate cake with strawberries and double cream

Julie R

Founder

Hi, I’m Julie and I'm a founder of Folio Albums. I love rhubarb crumble, running on a spring morning and my daughter’s wicked little giggle. I have a degree in Business and Spanish. I can quote When Harry Met Sally word for word. I don’t like heights. Tea or coffee? Neither... I live on a strict beverage diet of water.

One word to describe photography
Emotive

No.1 song played on your iPod
Don’t Stop The Music by Jamie Cullum

Guilty pleasure
Nashville

Stewart

Founder

I’m Stewart and I'm a founder of Folio Albums. I love my handmade bicycle, colouring in (with my 6-year old daughter of course) and food! Prior to founding Folio Albums and until recently, I was a professional photographer. I sailed across the English Channel. I have a degree in Computer Science. I prefer tea, and lots of it

One word to describe photography
Timeless

No.1 song played on your iPod
Radioactive by Imagine Dragons

Guilty pleasure
Kylie's greatest hits