Septembers's Designer of the month winner:
Hollie Thomas has recently graduated from Leeds Arts University where she acquired many key skills from traditional printing to embroidery.
You can see more of her work on her social media:
Hollie shows skill when producing digital designs through photoshop where she has learned to construct unique, on trend and individual designs. She begins her design process through researching current trends, sourcing primary research and focusing on a target market. She then creates a body of intricate drawings using fine liner, ink, watercolour or gouache paints. Her illustrations are her strongest point when designing, as well as her vivid use of colour. Hollie specialises in digital design and produces statement repeat and placement prints for accessories such as scarves which are available to purchase on her website.
Favourite Textile Technique: Digital Design.
Inspirational Designers: Julie White, Silken Favours, Karon Mabon & House of Hackney.
Dream job: I currently have a brand hollie victoria designs, currently I am only selling to friends and family, in the future I would like to be a well known brand and have my designs sold in shops around the country. I would also like to expand my products from scarves, phone cases and art prints to clothing and more accessories!