Interviews

Q&A with Rosie Martin, creative mastermind behind DIYcouture

Q&A with Rosie Martin, creative mastermind behind DIYcouture

We grabbed Rosie Martin for a quick chat about her creative lovechild and sewing revolution, DIYcouture, how zines are the analogue Tumblr, being self-sufficient until it gets down to socks among other things. ‘Wait, what?’ we hear you are slightly confused. So lets start from the beginning with filling you in on what DIYcouture is. In a […]

Medical Design

Medical Design

Hanna Mawbey is a graduate designer, maker and researcher based in Brighton and she has devoted her creative energy to designing new and improved medical devices.  The modern world’s medical advances have been astonishing to say the least, wiping out diseases, transplants, implants, reconstructions, the list is endless.  During these super innovative times it may […]

Warped Textiles

Warped Textiles

We are happy to introduce Chantal Balmer a fantastic innovative textile designer! Balmer studied at the Glasgow School of Art (GSA) graduating in 2001, from there she has continued to have a fantastic career in designing and developing textiles! She has received numerous awards and praise for her designs.  In 2009 she was commissioned to design and weave a unique ribbon commemorating the 100th anniversary of […]

TRAKKE

TRAKKE

We are happy to be introducing TRAKKE!! This fantastic company produces some seriously tough bags for cyclists and adventurists! Trakke was started by Alec Farmer who studied Visual Communication at the Glasgow School of Art, Farmer graduated last year (2011) and since then he and Trakke have been ploughing their way through to these amazing heavy duty well designed messenger bags […]

A Graduates Graduate

A Graduates Graduate

  Check out this fantastic creation titled La Fee Verte by David Ross and Illustrator Craig McIntosh. We are happy to introduce a graduates graduate David Ross, Ross graduated in 2009 amid the ‘economic turmoil’ like many new graudtaes he felt that the job market lacked opportunity however the turning point in Ross’s career was after an […]

Claire McVinnie Interview

Claire McVinnie Interview

Great News! Its interview time!   We are excited to introduce the creative world of Claire McVinnie! Claire is an artist based in North East Fife, Scotland specialising in a wonderful unique array of laser cutting and print making techniques.  Claire’s skills, experience and customers make her a fantastic maker to interview and give some […]