Flora studied printed textiles at Glasgow School of Art and went on to do an MA in mixed media textiles at London's Royal College of Art. Her studio is in West London.
Flora began her career working on textile designs for the fashion industry. Then a mural for the fashion house Paul & Joe in London led to further commissions in private houses and other commercial projects. Flora has designed fabric & wallpaper for Lewis & Wood, Sandersons, Zoffany, Mulberry Home & GP & J Baker.
In 2010, Flora was elected as a member of the prestigious Art Workers' Guild of London, among whose founding members was William Morris.