Established in 2023, we are more than just a studio. We are the realization of a lifelong dream. Anca, our founder, has been a passionate arts and craft enthusiast from a very young age. Her unwavering dream was to open her own arts and crafts studio. A place where creativity knows no bounds.

Today, that dream stands as a magical reality. At Studio Art Cafe, we’re on a mission to share the incredible joy of arts and crafts with both children and adults. Our founder’s vision is to introduce as many people as possible to an enchanting world of creativity.

We can’t wait to welcome you to our studio, where imagination comes to life. Join us at 114 Upper Richmond Road and let the artistic journey begin. Together, we’ll explore, create, and make memories that last a lifetime.

Our Team

At Studio Art Craft, we take pride in our talented team, each carefully selected for their ability to inspire and nurture both children and adults during our sessions. Their dedication to your needs is unwavering, and they are all DBS-checked Our team consist of artist and therapist, each working in a variety of creative fields. Bringing a wealth of experience and creativity to our studio.

Danielle Huynh

A caring and compassionate Occupational Therapist and Wellbeing Coach. She has worked as a Paediatric OT for seven years working in mainstream, Special Education Needs (SEN) schools and colleges, both in Australia and London.

Danielle believes that arts & crafts are a fun and relaxing way for children to develop their creativity, confidence, emotional resilience, social skills, problem solving, and fine motor skills. All the creative activities here at Studio Art Cafe are created with this intention in mind.

Danielle’s passion lies in supporting children, young people and adults to engage in meaningful activities to enhance their sense of wellbeing. Her intention is to create opportunities for exploration & self-expression through art & craft activities.

Danielle has undertaken additional training as a Life Coach and loves an opportunity to weave in mindfulness & self-compassion into her sessions. Danielle is passionate about personal growth and wellbeing because she believes the relationship with ourselves is crucial to how we approach situations in life. This will be reflected in her work and she wishes for people to leave her sessions feeling joyful, at ease and confident in themselves. This is the magic of connecting with your creativity!

Anastasia Voloshko

Anastasia Voloshko, an accomplished Artist and Designer, dedicated four years to completing a Bachelor of Arts degree and successfully graduated from the prestigious Inchbald School of Design in London.

In her journey, Anastasia has always treasured creativity and imagination as her guiding forces. She sees art not just as a visual medium but as a language that transcends the boundaries of conventional communication. For her, art serves as a profound means to express ideas, emotions, and experiences that words alone cannot capture.

Anastasia firmly believes in the therapeutic power of art, accessible to individuals of all ages and social backgrounds. In her perspective, art offers a unique pathway to self-discovery, stress reduction, and even healing by transforming negative emotions into creative expressions. She advocates for the idea that art is not limited to professional artists but should be embraced by everyone seeking to expand their inner world and reveal their true colors.

With a commitment to sharing the transformative potential of art, Anastasia Voloshko continues to inspire others to incorporate creativity into their lives as a powerful tool for self-expression, healing, and personal growth.

Salma Daoud

Meet Salma Daoud, our vibrant and compassionate Creative Therapist at Studio Art Cafe. Salma brings a world of creativity, warmth, and expertise to our studio, making her an integral part of our artistic community. With a deep-rooted passion for art and a commitment to fostering well-being, Salma’s sessions are a harmonious blend of creativity, mindfulness, and personal growth.

Salma’s journey into the world of arts and therapy began from a different professional background, but her natural inclination towards creative expression and helping others led her to this fulfilling path. She has since dedicated her career to helping individuals unlock their creative potential. Her diverse experience spans various settings, including schools, community centers, and therapeutic environments, both in the UK and abroad.

At Studio Art Cafe, Salma’s approach to art therapy is holistic and inclusive, welcoming individuals of all ages and backgrounds. She believes that art is a universal language that transcends barriers, offering a unique pathway to self-discovery and healing. Salma’s sessions are designed to be a safe, nurturing space where participants can explore their creativity, express their emotions, and build resilience.

Salma’s philosophy centers on the transformative power of art. She integrates techniques such as mindfulness and self-compassion into her sessions, encouraging participants to connect with their inner selves and cultivate a sense of peace and joy. Whether guiding children through imaginative play or supporting adults in their creative journeys, Salma’s goal is to inspire confidence, emotional well-being, and a deeper connection to oneself.

Join Salma at Studio Art Cafe and embark on a creative adventure that promises not only artistic fulfillment but also a renewed sense of joy and inner harmony. With Salma’s guidance, you’ll discover the magic of creativity and the profound impact it can have on your life.

"Creativity is the way I share my soul with the world." – Salma Daoud

We can't wait to welcome you to our studio, where Salma and our talented team are ready to help you explore, create, and make memories that will last a lifetime.