Shop Announcement
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After many, many hours of work. Several pots of coffee and tonnes of support from my friends, family and customers I have finally got my online shop to a point where I am ready to throw open the doors.I will be adding new products and designs all the time so keep … Read More

New Designers 2016
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  Already the experience of New Designers, the ultimate graduate show, seems a long time ago. But it was only a couple of weeks ago that the seven students from Somerset College set off for London with our final collections flying up the M5 in the back of an Ark van! We all arrived around lunchtime … Read More

The last push towards finishing my degree.
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Things have been a bit hectic in the studio lately but I felt the need for a quick update.  I feel I always start my posts with an excuse for my absence, oh dear! I handed in my thesis before Easter which enabled me to have a bit of a break without … Read More

New Designers 2016
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I seem to be spending more and more time in London at the moment and the Business Design Centre in Islington has become a second home.   Yesterday New Designers hosted their show preparation day and the room was packed with excited students all planning (not panicking) their graduate shows … Read More

London Textile Fair
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Last week I spent a morning at the London Textile Fair. I was especially interested to browse the Print Design area but actually found myself spending as much time looking at labels, tags, buttons and woven fabrics.   Here is the show video to give you a taster in case you … Read More

Trade Shows
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Hello!   This week on the Art & Business of Surface Pattern Design course we have been looking at Trade Shows. ( If you would like details of Module 3 or any of the other courses available just click the image.)     I have visited a few in the … Read More