Design Studio

Orlando Design Studio Location

With an appointment, we invite you to come by The Studio. Explore. Visit with our professional Design Consultants who will take the time to understand your vision, lifestyle and inspiration. Together we’ll design a home that’s as unique as you are.

55 West Church Street, Suite 205

Orlando, FL 32801


The Orlando Design Team

Blaire Hamel

Design Studio Consultant
Meet Blaire, one of Orlando’s Design Studio Consultants. With thirteen years in the design industry, Blaire brings a background in builder flooring and installation to Ashton Woods. She is extremely knowledgeable on the features and best applications for our materials. Blaire loves working in such a beautiful design studio and side by side with such talented designers. Plus, she finds helping buyers create their dream space very rewarding! Blaire spends her free time chasing 3 young children around, hanging out by the lake and watching college football with her family and friends. Her best advice is to be yourself and design your home with trends that you love, and things that make you happy. Don’t rely on neighbors, friends or family for design advice – do what works best for your lifestyle!

Jaclyn Davis

Design Studio Manager
Jaclyn Davis is Orlando’s Design Studio Manager. She is a graduate of University of Florida’s College of Design, Construction and Planning. She began her career working at a high-end residential design firm before joining Ashton Woods in 2014. Her home is her favorite place to be and wanting others to feel the same way is what motivates her most. She is thankful to work with such an amazing group of designers that are as kind as they are talented. Outside of work her days are busy taking care of two young boys and enjoying all the fun that living in the Sunshine State has to offer.

Darcie Harkin

Studio Coordinator
Meet Darcie Harkin, the Orlando Design Studio Coordinator. Her background includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, a life-long love of interior design, and 10 years traveling the country as a marketing specialist and spokesperson for a national brand. She is proud assist AW buyers who have put their trust in such a respected and award-winning builder. Regardless of which designer a new homeowner is partnered with, chances are their path with cross with Darcie’s. She will help make the design process as enjoyable as possible (and she makes a mean cappuccino). Darcie has a passion for people and the need for a creative outlet. So whether it’s cooking, dancing, crafting, staging furniture for one of the models or working on a do-it-herself- project she is just happy to have the freedom to express herself. The Studio, by Ashton Woods helps people express themselves by adding personal touches with unique, inspiring options.

Kelly Cornell

Design Studio Consultant
Meet Kelly Cornell, an Orlando Design Studio Consultant. She was initially intrigued by the Studio process when she built her first home with Ashton Woods many years ago. She enjoyed the process so much that she knew she wanted to help other homeowners create the home of their dreams. Her firsthand experience gives her an excellent perspective that instantly helps new homeowners feel comfortable embarking on this new home building journey. In her spare time Kelly enjoys spending time with family, friends, her two dogs (Charley & Lucy), traveling to new destinations, doing hot yoga and cooking.