BA (Hons) Textiles students are celebrating success in two prestigious and competitive awards.

Students recently entered the Batsford Prize 2018. The Batsford Prize is an annual award, open to students across the following subjects: Fine and Applied Art, Fashion, Illustration and Children’s Illustration.

Students were asked to respond to this year’s theme of ‘Craving Colour’.

Louisa Bishop was awarded Runner up in the Applied Arts Category for her work, ‘Maximalism Meets Minimalism’. BA (Hons) Textiles students, Mollie Gorman and Chloe Benham, were also shortlisted in the Applied Arts category.