Meet the Tastemakers: Liz Hand Woods – “Beach House”
The desire to design a space has always been part of Liz Woods’ being. While her friends dressed and styled their Barbie dolls and played out scenarios of their imaginary lives, Liz was decorating the dolls’ house and camper.
She began her college years studying interior design at Auburn University, but changed course midtream and graduated with a degree in marketing.
After pursuing another field following college, she found her way back to interior design through an opportunity with a Birmingham interior design firm. There, she flourished and ionce again pursued her passion, later venturing out on her own.
Liz’s primary focus is on residential spaces, and her goal is to create environments that nourish and improve one’s quality of life. She listens intently to her clients expressing their vision in a way that is deeply personal to them, yet reflects her own design aesthetic.
She worked on projects from Florida to Wyoming and has been published in Cottage Living, Southern Accents, Birmingham Home and Garden, Veranda and Portico magazines.
In addition to designing spaces, Liz travels extensively and loves to be in the kitchen pursuing another of her passions: gourmet cooking. She is married and lives with in Birmingham with her six children and two dogs.