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Textile and Architecture students collaborate on residency at Walford Mill Crafts

BA (Hons) Architecture / Textiles Student Course news / Collaborate / Industry News – Published 28th Apr 17

BA (Hons) Textiles and BA (Hons) Architecture students have collaborated on ‘Two Make’ exhibition, which is currently on display at Walford Mill Crafts, Wimborne.

As part of their events and engagement programme, Walford Mill Crafts in Wimborne offered two pairs of first year Textiles and Architecture students the chance to undertake a 3 week collaborative residency.

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BA (Hons) Textiles at New Designers exhibition

BA (Hons) Textiles Course news / Make / Inspire / Achieve / Industry News – Published 5th Jul 16

Third year BA (Hons) Textiles students recently returned from a successful week at New Designers Part 1 at the Business Design Centre in Islington – the ‘UK’s most important exhibition for emerging design’.

New Designers is a showcase for new and emerging design talent in the UK, featuring graduate work from Britain’s leading design courses. Part I focuses on Textiles, as well as jewellery, ceramics and glass.

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Tigerprint Live Brief – Level 4

BA (Hons) Textiles Student / Industry Course news / Industry Placement for textiles – Published 17th Jun 16

Level 4 BA (Hons) Textiles students complete a 4 week Live Brief with Tigerprint.

The summer term involves Level 4 students going out on placement to gain industry experience. Students either go to work directly with textile, fashion or interior companies or work as freelance designers on a live project.

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Level 4 Student Yana Sealy-Bell – Placement with Bay & Brown

Full Time courses / Undergraduate / BA (Hons) Fashion and Textiles / Textiles / Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture Student / Industry / Work experience and internship Course news / Industry Placement in North Building for textiles – Published 15th Jun 16

Level 4 BA (Hons) Textiles student Yana Sealy-Bell completes a two week placement at Bay & Brown, Print Design Studio.

“I recently completed a two-week placement at a textile design studio in London called Bay & Brown.

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Level 4 Student Louisa Bishop – Placement at Martina Spetlova

Full Time courses / Undergraduate / BA (Hons) Fashion and Textiles / Textiles / Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture Student / Industry / Work experience and internship Course news / Industry Placement in North Building – Published 15th Jun 16

Current BA (Hons) Textiles Level 4 Student, Louisa Bishop tells us about her industry placement with Martina Spetlova, Fashion and Textiles Designer.

“Working alongside Martina Spetlova for 8 weeks was an invaluable experience and I learnt a huge amount. I enjoyed working for a small company as it is much more personal and I felt I gained a greater insight into what it is like to be self-employed in the fashion textiles industry.

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Graduate – Sarah King, exhibiting at the British Craft Trade Fair with VIVE Designs

Full Time courses / BA (Hons) Fashion and Textiles / Marketing / Textiles / Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture Graduate / Alumni / Industry Course news / Shows and Exhibitions in North Building for Plastics / for textiles / for textiles studio / for creative – Published 30th Mar 16

VIVE Designs, established in 2014 by Textiles Graduate Sarah King to display her work at this years British Craft Trade Fair.

VIVE Designs, the all acryclic homeware brand, will be exhibiting new contemporary Spring/Summer 2016 collection at the British Craft Trade Fair for the first time this year, in the Newcomers gallery. VIVE Designs will be showing the full range of ‘VIVE HOME’ products as well as the ‘VIVE PLAY’ board game collection.

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