THUSS + FARRELL are husband and wife team Rebecca Thuss and Patrick Farrell, a photography and design duo who have worked together since 1991. In addition to still-life, portraiture, travel and lifestyle photography, their work together encompasses a wide variety of creative disciplines, including creative direction, set design, furniture design, crafting, styling, product design, and graphic design. Rebecca and Patrick collaborate on all studio projects, and can both be found behind the camera shooting, style directing and creating together.
Their individual skill sets come together to create a multidisciplinary approach to all of their projects. Rebecca Thuss is an award-winning photo stylist, style director, wedding designer, and crafter. She worked at Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia for a decade, and received six Society of Publication Designers (SPD) Merit Awards for her styling work. Rebecca was the Style Director of Martha Stewart Weddings Magazine, and the founding editor of Blueprint Magazine. Patrick Farrell is an accomplished photographer and graphic designer, as well as a photography retouching artist and a XHTML/CSS expert. He has designed luxury furniture for high-end interior clients in the US.
Their best-selling craft book 'Paper to Petal : 75 Whimsical Paper Flowers to Craft by Hand', Foreword by Martha Stewart, was published by Random House/Potter Craft in 2013. Rebecca and Patrick created, crafted, styled, photographed, authored and designed the book.
Patrick and Rebecca’s clients include - Target, Domino Magazine, Chronicle Books, Landor Associates, Procter & Gamble, Knock, Inc., Corcoran, Daniel Boulud, Per Se, Random House, Abrams: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, EMG Pickups, Potter Craft, O Magazine, Food & Wine Magazine, Martha Stewart Living Magazine & Martha Stewart Weddings Magazine, Kate Spade, Keri Levitt Communications, Bonpoint, Better Homes & Gardens Magazine, BMW Magazin, Oh Joy Studio, Sweet Paul Magazine, City Acres, Urban Market, Land of Nod, Kin and Kind, and the New York Times.
Rebecca and Patrick live in New York with their daughter, Poet.