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Your Instructors & Support

(Teachers with vision)

We are a strong family-orientated business that wants to share our passion, skills & lessons learnt in designing & building 70+ residential homes over the years, with you. i.e. Our take on the 3 most important factors you should consider when buying a house: ‘Location, location, location’, is this motto: “Prepare, prepare, prepare before starting ANY home improvement project!”

Creating Design Clarity Instructor

Your primary instructor, mentor & guide to you unlocking your unique design personality. The brains & visionary behind Creating Design Clarity. Learn more…

Creative Designer

Izzy Cope

As Kristina’s daughter, Izzy has the artistic gene in her DNA, & provides input into all things creative! (Izzy also teachers undergrad students at ATC/NZSE).

Marketing Manager

Simon Cope

Simon overseas the marketing of Creating Design Clarity. (He also teachers undergrad & postgrad business students at Massey University). He is Kristina’s righthand man when it comes to DIY!

Social Media Manager

Zoë Cope

Zoë keeps all of our social media channels full of interesting & useful info for you to enjoy and use. She can also put on a mean party! (She is currently at AUT Uni becoming a primary school teacher). 

Builder/Project Manager/Consultant

Sam Cope Jnr

Sam is a primary school teacher who became a builder for 50+ years, still very active with projects that Kristina creates… and then he & Simon builds it. “Yes, we can!”

Chief Morale Officer

Onyx Cope

Onyx ensures both you and us have unconditional love 24/7. She can detect when it’s time to lift your spirits and as far as she’s concerned .. any ball is a good ball!