Kelly is a Scottish born designer with a first class honors graduate of Textile design from Duncan of Jordonstone, Dundee. She has a strong intreast in commerical interior textile design and aims to sell work independently. Kelly's style has developed and become focused on Scotland's nature and heritage.
She's passionate about colour, patterns and producing designs with her own style through the use of mixed media, embroidery, screen and digital print methods. Her work has strong Scottish influences which appeal to a wide clientele.
Kelly was recently hand selected by a panel of industry experts to receive a grant.
Kelly was chosen by a panel that included William Knight; the show director of two of the UK’s highest profile design events 100% Design and Clerkenwell Design Week. On Kelly’s win, William spoke of Kelly's work:
“Kelly’s work was a real stand out for the panel; she is clearly a naturally gifted designer with lots passion for the industry. It’s hugely rewarding for us to recognise a new talent and we look forward to working with her London next year and seeing her career develop.”
2015 Grant winner SCOTLAND RE:DEISGNED INTERIOR SHOWCASE, DUNDEE
I love nature, it teaches us alot about the world. Transforming nature through fabric is a fun way to show its real beauty!
Scotland is where I'm from, but I've had the previlage to live abroad. But Scotland is where I always come back to because it's full of rich colour and beauty!
I love colour, textures and pattern, lets just go wild and see what happens!