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Rachel Mills


Rachel Mills

Director, Buttercup Learning

Rachel's professional bio / interests

Animation Producer and Lecturer. Founder of Buttercup Learning, creating ecology and natural world educational content for young children with augmented reality. I've worked with ed-tech tools for the last 10 years and before going into Higher education worked as an animator and animation producer in the southwest. I am passionate about using tech for good, sustainable web design and supporting young children to live in connection with nature to ensure the next generation and their families take care of our planet.

I’d like help with…

Fundraising and grants

An interesting, or unusual fact(s) about me…

I've had a variety of job roles including growing my own British flowers for eco-friendly weddings, flower photographer, illustrator, e-commerce designer, and supply teacher. I have taught ages 4 - 89.

I live in


A career highlight

Being chosen as a Small Business Sunday winner by Theo Paphitis in September 2020. This gave me the motivation to hire staff and develop my business.




Joined Guild

Sep 16, 2021