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

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

Textile Designer and Founder of miel / b Kate Lynch

After graduating from Buckinghamshire New University in 2012 with a BA (Hons) 2:1 degree, Kate Lynch struggled to find a job that satisfied her creativity and imagination. Having settled for two part time retail jobs to keep the cash flowing, Kate decided it was time to set up her own textiles business miel / b. … Continue reading

UCLAN Textile Design Graduate Jennifer Van-Son

Jennifer Van-Son graduated from the University of Central Lancashire in 2012 with a First Class BA (Honours) degree in Textiles and the Deans award for creative contribution to Textiles. Continuing to build on her freelance experience, Jennifer is concentrating on further-strengthening her professional portfolio and picking up as much knowledge as possible within the fashion/design industry.  … Continue reading

Manchester School of Art Student Abigail Hutton

Based in the creative city of Manchester, Abigail Hutton is currently working hard on making the most of her final year studying Textiles at the Manchester School of Art (Manchester Metropolitan University). Specialising in Print, Abigail mainly focuses her design work on wall coverings. “Like many designers all over the world, I am inspired by … Continue reading

Surface Pattern Designer Katy Clemmans

Katy Clemmans is a creative and versatile surface pattern designer, producing fresh, colourful & stylish decoration for use across all kinds of homewares, paper goods, fabrics and more. Raised in rural Shropshire, Katy graduated from the University of Salford in 2000 with a BA (Hons) in Graphic Design from where she moved to the big smoke … Continue reading