Grace Exley
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Grace Exley

Surface Pattern DesignerWakefield, United Kingdom
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Grace Exley
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Grace Exley

Surface Pattern DesignerWakefield, United Kingdom
About me
www.graceexleydesign.co.uk
Projects
  • MDES : Journey of Senses (2020)
    MDES : Journey of Senses (2020)My MDes final collection 'Journey of Senses' is inspired by the rural Welsh landscapes and whose the way in which we experience the natural world. My practice is experiential; Walking is integral to my practice and used to draw inspiration from natural environments, influencing my drawings, paintings and patterns. Welsh landscapes are a predominant source of inspiration including the stretching coastlines, the rolling hills, magnificent rock-faces and waterfalls of the Brecon Beacons. My
  • BA (Hons) : Final Collection (2019)
    BA (Hons) : Final Collection (2019)My final collection for my degree show in 2019 is based around ‘Overlooked Beauty’, taking inspiration from walks and travels around my home county West Yorkshire. My love for travel is the main inspiration that kickstarted this collection, looking closely at shapes, forms and textures that i find when out and about, which are overlooked and unnoticed daily. My practice work starts by combining multiple techniques and medias to create imagery, which is then further developed digitally to creat
  • Hallmark Live Brief : Days, Weeks and Months (2018)
    Hallmark Live Brief : Days, Weeks and Months (2018)Live Brief set by Hallmark, to create a 2020 calendar and a co-ordinating diary.
Work history
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    Design CommissionThe Positive Teacher Company
     - Leeds, United KingdomFreelance
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    New Designers ExhibitorNEW DESIGNERS
     - London, United KingdomPart Time
    Exhibited my MDes Collection - Journey of Senses, on the New Designers Selects website 2020
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Skills
  • Print Design
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Communication
  • Colour Palette
  • Surface Pattern
  • Laser Cutting
  • Repeat Design
  • Placement Print
  • Stationary Design
Education
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    Masters of Design (MDes) Surface Pattern DesignUniversity of Wales Trinity Saint David College of Art
     - Swansea, United Kingdom
    4 year course studying Surface Pattern Design, explored a wide range of processes and materials.
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    Foundation Diploma in Art and DesignNEW college Pontefract
     - Pontefract, United Kingdom
    PASS
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