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Textiles graduate’s amazing success story

A fascinating interview with textiles graduate Suzanne Treacy was featured in a recent edition of the leading embroidery and needle craft magazine Mr X Stitch. The publication was catching up with Suzanne as a previou... Read More
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Textiles lecturer’s work being shown at two major exhibitions

Artworks and research by a textiles artist and academic from The Northern School of Art are being showcased at two major exhibitions in the next few months. Claire Baker, who lectures at the Hartlepool campus on the S... Read More
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School’s Vice Principal joins Great British Sewing Bee’s Patrick Grant to launch textiles event

A major festival celebrating the past and present of UK-made textiles was opened by The Northern School of Art’s Vice Principal. Acting in his capacity as Arts Council England North Area Council Member, the Scho... Read More
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Stunning range of creative work at MADE BY end of year degree show

Fabulous film sets and fine art, costumes and commercial photography and textiles and TV films by future creatives have gone on show at The Northern School of Art. Over 150 graduating and current students are displayi... Read More
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Exhibition inspired by The Bowes Museum showcases designers of the future

Students from The Northern School of Art (BA) Textiles & Surface Design degree programme have collaborated with The Bowes Museum to create an outstanding collection of new surface designs for fashion fabrics, gift... Read More
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The Northern School of Art opens its doors to showcase impressive range of creative qualifications

The Northern School of Art, the only specialist art and design school in the north east, is throwing open its doors on Saturday 23 March to showcase the wide array of skills-based creative courses it offers. Visitors ... Read More
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IWD: Jayne Hemmins

Jayne specialised in printed textiles at University. Her first commission was a children’s interiors collection for Laura Ashley and from there she has gone on to sell work to companies across Europe, the USA, Japan a... Read More
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Students create Christmas gifts for Chernobyl’s rebel grandmas

A range of unique printed and embroidered tea towels created by textile design students at The Northern School of Art is heading for a collection of rebel grandmas celebrating Christmas in one of the world’s most toxi... Read More
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Britain’s creative industries break the £100 billion barrier

New figures reveal Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport’s sectors are now worth £268 billion ·         New figures show bumper growth in Britain’s film, TV, music and advertising industries ·         Depar... Read More
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Textiles Alumni, Adele Catchpole making waves at New Designers: One Year In

Adele Catchpole is an exciting new designer to watch for the future. Throughout her time with us she studied Textiles and Surface Design BA(Hons) and was a diverse and talented student who we knew would go on to great... Read More