Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Design




Textile Training Course for Industry: Introduction to Textiles - Technology

6th December 20167th December 2016

This course gives a wide introduction to textile manufacturing, from fibres to yarns to fabrics, both woven, knitted and nonwoven through to the dyeing, printing and finishing stages

Talking Stone

2nd December 20161st January 2017

Filippa Dobson's final PhD exhibition, hosted within School of Design, Clothworkers Central.

Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures Postgraduate Research Open Day

30th November 2016, 11.00am4.00pm

You will find out about postgraduate opportunities in your chosen School and how the University can support your studies. During the event you will have an opportunity to explore our facilities, meet with staff and current research students and learn more about the application process and funding opportunities.

Textile Training Courses for Industry: Weave & Woven Fabrics

23rd November 201624th November 2016

The course will increase awareness of the yarns used in woven fabric production, design, construction and finishing along with common fault causes.

Dialogue in Place: Volume III / Shifting Perspectives Joyce Lyon and Andrea Thoma

15th November 20161st December 2016

Dialogue in Place: Volume III / Shifting Perspectives is a collaborative project that has evolved from a dialogue between Joyce Lyon (University of Minnesota) and Andrea Thoma (School of Design, University of Leeds).

A sculptor’s use of 3D printing: Gareth Griffiths

22nd October 201612th November 2016

Gareth Griffiths, sculptor and School of Design technician hosts his exhibition looking into 3D printing and sculpture in the Foyer Gallery.

Colour, Health and Wellbeing

6th October 2016, 7.00pm

The School of Design hosts a free Society of Dyers and Colourists talk from Professor Stephen Westland, discussing how colour affects your health and wellbeing.

Guest Speaker: Catherine Aldred

5th October 2016, 4.00pm

Catherine Aldred will join us on campus to give a talk at on her work as an illustrator.

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