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I am an Edinburgh based designer specialising in printed and dyed textiles. With a focus on hand drawn and collaged design, my work captures details found in my surroundings. I produce small batches of silk scarves with original print designs which are digitally printed and sewn locally.

During my undergraduate studies at the Glasgow School of Art, I had the opportunity to travel to Kyoto to learn traditional Japanese textile techniques including katazome, a resist-dyeing method. The Japanese approach to craft is an ongoing influence and source of inspiration for my work. In spring 2024, I returned to Japan to refine my technique with tuition from Takayuki Ishii, a master indigo dyer and craftsperson.

I am currently working to develop a new collection of naturally dyed katazome textiles.

Stockists

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

The National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Scottish Textiles Showcase, Edinburgh

Iona Craft Shop, Isle of Iona

The Modern Croft, Oban

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