Industry Links

WSA Guest Lecturers

Ashish _ Fashion Designer

Bonnie Kirkwood _ Woven Textiles Designer

Craig Lawrence _ Knitwear Specialist,

Daniel Heath _ Printed Textile Designer

Dash and Miller _ Woven Textiles Studio

Erin Petson _ Fashion Illustrator

Harriet Vine _ Creative Director at Tatty Devine

Helen Bullock _ Printed Textile Designer & Fashion Illustrator

Henry Bertrand _ Woven Textiles Specialists

Ismini Samanidou _ Woven Textiles Designer

Jessica Light _ Woven Textiles Designer

Justin Thornton _ Fashion Designer

Kirsty McDougall  _ Woven Textiles Designer

Louise Gray _ Fashion Designer

Mary Restieaux _ Woven Textiles Designer

Rachel Rowberry _ Printed Textile Designer

Peter Jensen _ Fashion Designer

Sophie Steller _ Knitted Textiles Designer

Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters


Industry Competitions

Texprint –


Surtex –

SDC (Society of Colourists and Dyers) –

Kalopsia Collective “what is textiles?” Competition

B&Q’s British Talent Search

Just Fashion

The Ella Blake and Royal Collection Competition

F.A.D Competition

All Walks Diversity Now Competition