Molly Gaisford is an artist and actress.  She has painted professionally since she was 18, taking commissions for portraits, and more recently extending her reach into abstract and contemporary work.  She held her first Private View of her abstract work in June 2016 in London. 

Molly has worked as an actress in theatre, film, radio and television since graduating from LAMDA.  She has appeared most recently in the feature film, Narcopolis, and in several commercials including campaigns for British Airways and San Miguel.  She collaborates regularly with her husband, writer/director Justin Trefgarne.

Molly's Instagram account @paintandhaven is a daily journal of inspiration and style. She has been lucky enough to collaborate with brands, featuring their products to share with her followers. Recent collaborations include:

• The Small Home

• Kutova Kika Knitwear

• Dirty Work Designs

• Le Labo Fragrances

• Daniel Wellington

• Sudio Sweden

• Happy Socks

• Casetify

• Bellabeat

Molly has composed the score to three short films and one feature.

She lives in London with her husband and two sons. 


For information on collaborations, exhibitions and portraits, or just to say hello, please email to: or see the Contact page for other options.