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Elizabeth Jones

MA work

MA work

Early silhouette animation of the 1920s and 1930s, exotic tales of the Adventures of Prince Achmed and classic Disney imagery all come together to create an exciting spontaneous collection that challenges the possibilities and formality of weave.

By exploring unconventional imagery within the traditional discipline of weave, I create graphic patterns, which combine precise detail with individual bold designs.


Info

Info

  • MA Degree

    School

    School of Design

    Programme

    MA Textiles, 2008

    Specialism

    Woven Textiles

  • Early silhouette animation of the 1920s and 1930s, exotic tales of the Adventures of Prince Achmed and classic Disney imagery all come together to create an exciting spontaneous collection that challenges the possibilities and formality of weave.

    By exploring unconventional imagery within the traditional discipline of weave, I create graphic patterns, which combine precise detail with individual bold designs.

  • Degrees

  • BA (Hons) Woven Textile Design, University College for the Creative Arts, 2006
  • Experience

  • Weave Designer, Olmetto, Como, Italy, 2007; Technician for Fashion and Textiles Department, Wimbledon School of Art and Design, London, 2005-6; Studio Assistant for Ann Sutton Foundation, Arundel, West Sussex, 2005; Junior Costume Designer, Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Birmingham, 2004
  • Exhibitions

  • New Designers, Business Design Centre, London, 2006
  • Awards

  • Scholarship Award, The Worshipful Company of Weavers, Weavers Company Scholarship, 2006-7; Finalist, Oasis Capsule Collection Competition, 2006