Lara researches printing with natural dyes, as a part of her commitment to sustainable practice. She has developed short courses in natural dye and print for UAL, City Lit, and West Dean College. Lara is a founding member of Ceres; an eco conscious trio who collaborate on environmental design projects. Events include Artists-in-Residence at the Museum of Domestic Design and Architecture, Community sustainability at the Remakery, and Printed hangings for Lambeth Town Hall as part of Brixton Design Trail.
Ceres recently designed natural dye printed wall hangings and linen cushions for Heals furniture.