Visit Inspiring Craft, Fashion and Textiles Exhibitions There’s something about Spring that makes me want to go out and visit places. I’m really looking forward to visiting Wonderwool Wales later this month. In addition to many yarn festivals, there’s also lots of craft, fashion and textiles exhibitions during the next few months. I’ve selected a few you might like […]
Exhibitions featuring textile crafts, including knitting, crochet, weaving and printing.
Textiles: Innovation & Design – Multi-Media This is the last of my blog posts about the Arts Degree Show at Loughborough University. My previous blog posts were about Weave and Print. This time I’m going to show you inspirational work by BA Textiles students specialising in Multi-Media. Multi-Media textiles is the hardest specialisation to describe. Students specialising in Multi-Media textiles often use […]
Textiles: Innovation & Design – Print This is the second of my blog posts about the Arts Degree Show at Loughborough University. This time I’m going to show you inspirational work by BA Textiles students specialising in Print. My previous blog post was about Weave. This year 33 final year students specialised in print, so I’m only showing you […]
Textiles: Innovation & Design – Weave Recently I visited the Arts Degree Show at Loughborough University. This is an opportunity for the final year students to display the best of their work for public view. At Loughborough University there are four BA Arts degrees: 3D Design: New Practice; Fine Art; Graphic Communication and Illustration; Textiles: […]
Wonderwool – Be Inspired! I have been looking forward to Wonderwool Wales for several weeks. So has He Who Doesn’t Knit, although what he actually means is he’s looking forward to walking in the hills near the Royal Welsh Show Ground. Finally the much anticipated weekend arrives, the alarm goes at 5 am and we’re […]
Textiles, Visual Communication & 3D Design Annabelle Williams Annabelle specialised in textiles. She used chalk and soft pastels grated into PVA to make both her pieces. Annabelle will stay at Loughborough University for her degree. Rachel Wells Rachel also specialised in textiles. She has used a variety of textile techniques to create her large-scale pieces. These include stitch, […]
What is a Foundation Diploma? Today I’m going to show you work by some of the students who completed a Foundation Diploma in Art and Design at Loughborough University this year. The Foundation Diploma in Art and Design is a one-year course preparing students for entry to degree-level art and design courses. During the Foundation […]