Textile & Surface Designer Laura Potter

Here we delve into the creative world of textile and surface designer Laura Potter. A recent first class graduate of the University of Bolton, Laura is raring to apply all the knowledge and skills in the professional arena with her own freelance business. What’s more, having exhibited at New Designers in June, the St Helens-based artist is … Continue reading

Alexa Stretton of Always Sparkle Design

Today we showcase the work of design-enthusiast and co-founder of Always Sparkle, Alexa Stretton. With a passion for typography, Alexa and the team have been creating bespoke gifts for the home and wordplace since November 2012. Here, we get the thoughts of Alexa herself and preview some of her latest creations.  “After graduating from university my first … Continue reading

Textile & Surface Designer Abigayle Coghlan

Manchester-based freelance textile designer Abigayle Coghlan exhibits her work here today. With a strong passion for interior and surface pattern design, Abigayle uses a combination of Chinese paints, charcoal and wax crayon to create a balance of textures in her work, which she then manipulates and digitally prints onto papers and fabrics. “My inspirations are … Continue reading

Graphic Designer and Digital Artist Daniel Schooler

Specialising in illustration and visual communication, Southport-based creative Daniel Schooler graduated from Norwich School of Art & Design (NSAD) with a degree in Graphic Design back in 2004. Now concentrating on digital work, Dan spends most of his time creating editorial designs, gig posters and concept-driven pieces.  “After University I travelled Spain extensively where I … Continue reading

MMU Embroidery Graduate Amy Louise Davis

Recent Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) graduate Amy Louise Davis takes centre stage here today. Having always shown a creative, experimental side, Amy’s passion for drawing, patterns and colour eventually led her to MMU’s Embroidery course. Below we showcase some of her latest projects and hear from Amy herself on her work and future ambitions.  “Whilst … Continue reading

Graduate Artist & Designer Daniel Lane

Design and Visual Arts graduate Daniel Lane is next up to be featured on Business Boom. Having recently completed his degree at Stockport College, Daniel is now pushing ahead in the freelance arena with his own brand DNYLNE and is focussing on up coming exhibitions. Here, we feature some of his latest projects, including Repetitive … Continue reading