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Elspeth Coutts

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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsTextile Designer - Motion Graphics Designer

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About me

Inspired by the interaction between colour and form my work is heavily process led and usually sees my work change from flat graphic shapes to three dimensional, sometimes sculptural, tactile surfaces and materials. My studies to date, have left me with a large repertoire of skills particularly in silk screen print, dying and embossing. Inquisitive and exploratory my work is flexible and can be used in a variety of settings.

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Skills

  • Print Design
  • Mixed Media
  • Adobe Indesign/illustrator/photoshop
  • Graphics
  • Textile Design
  • Colour Materials
  • Screen Printing
  • Materials
  • Embossing
  • Drawing

Work history

Currently

Events Assistant/ Student Embassador

Edinburgh College of Art

Sep 2013
  • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Events assisting, exhibition invigilating and student ambassador Edinburgh College of Art fashion show 2013-2015 Edinburgh College of Art Degree Show 2013-2017

2016

Design Pool (Lacoste)

Pentland Brands

May 2016 - Jun 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Month long placement with Lacoste footwear design team.

2016

Founding Member

Edinburgh Textiles Collective

Sep 2015 - May 2016
  • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Student led of business start up, in cooperation with IKEA. In collaboration with fellow peers ETC used surplus IKEA fabric to create unique bespoke cushions and bags all with an intent to achieve a circular economy.

Education

2017

BA (Hons) Textile Design

Edinburgh College of Art

Sep 2013 - Jul 2017
  • Edinburgh, United Kingdom