Frances Murphy

Textile/ Illustrator Designer

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom


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  • Teaching
  • Fashion
  • Art Direction
  • Ceramics
  • Design
  • Product Development
  • Production
  • Textile Design
  • Bedlinen
  • Cushions
  • Wallpapers
  • Excel
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • Word

Work history


Freelance Textile Designer & Illustrator Artisit


May 1997
  • Self employed Fashion and Textile Designer .Launched Collaborations and design projects related to textiles fashion , Womenswear , Menswear, Accessories, Homeware, with key international stores and buyers such as Selfridges, Harvey Nichols, Nike, Liberty, Colette.


Freelance Illustrator

Hodder Stoughton Publishers, EMAP ETC

Sep 1992 - Jun 1997
  • Designed illustration for book cover , and magazines, Hodder & stoughton, Emap , Good Housekeeping, More magazine, etc...



Material Futures Textiles

Central Saint Martins

Sep 2015 - Sep 2015
  • Part-time MA in Materials Futures Specialist area Textiles Print, and Fashion product


Fine Art

Norwich University of the Arts

Aug 1985 - May 1988
  • Fine Art Print / Photographic Silkscreen , Drawing , Painting ,History of Art


Art Design

Chelsea College of Art and Design

Aug 1983 - Apr 1985
  • 2 years in Art *& Design, Fashion, Textiles, 3D Design, Life Drawing,Collage, Plastics,Illustration, Fine Art Painting,History of Art