Amy Freeman of Mango Tree Illustration

With “a love for weird and wonderful characters, old maps and fairy tales,” Preston-based illustrator Amy Freeman is now applying her inspirations to various projects and commissions. Having graduated with a degree from the University of Central Lancashire, Amy is nicely progressing in the industry with her own brand Mango Tree Illustration. “I have always been … 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

Animation by Roxy Crow aka The Pale Whale

Roxy Crow aka The Pale Whale is a a recent animation graduate from the University of Central Lancashire who specialized in hand drawn 2D animation with a little bit of stop motion. Here, we showcase some of Roxy’s latest work and she takes us through her projects and experience.  “I am very into the overall idea … Continue reading

Games Designer Stephanie Brookes

Having recently been awarded a Distinction after completing her Master’s Degree in Games Design at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), Stephanie Brookes is now looking to start her career in the entertainment industry. “The artwork I produced for my M.A was focused on Creature Design. I have always been fascinated by wildlife and try to … Continue reading

UCLAN Games Design Student Emma Smith

Today we showcase the work of University of Central Lancashire student Emma Smith. The 20 year-old creative is currently studying Games Design, specialising  in 3D environmental design. “The course is a mixture of level design and 3d/2d art for video games, but my speciality in 3d Environment Art. I started off in traditional art, originally … Continue reading

Fashion Design by UCL Graduate Heather Gerrick

This afternoon we shine the light on fashion designer and graduate of University of Central Lancashire Heather Gerrick. Describing her work’s key qualities as ‘soft texture, quality fabrics and attention to detail,” Heather is on track to a career in the industry having recently showcased her first capsule collection Blossoming Graffiti to great reception at Graduate Fashion … Continue reading