NTU Exhibition Visit

At the beginning of July, Millie, my niece, and I visited the degree show exhibition at Nottingham Trent University. This is the second year I have taken Millie to see the show. At a very grown up 12 years old, and nearing the end of her first year in ‘big school’, Millie has lots of demands on her time, especially as she is heavily into various sports, so we are able to do less designing and making together. It was nice therefore to be able to visit the exhibition at NTU and to share our interest in textiles and fashion. 

IMG 8128

The exhibition is a large one with lots of different courses exhibiting work, ranging from fashion courses, costume making, decorative arts through to product design. There is lots to see over several sites and the visit easily takes up a morning. The venues the work is displayed in is in itself impressive especially the Newton building. 

IMG 8072
IMG 8043
IMG 8049
IMG 8073
IMG 8074
IMG 8111
IMG 8112
IMG 8121
IMG 8123
IMG 8058
IMG 8063

Millie didn’t have time during her visit to do any work in her sketchbook on what she had seen but we both had an enjoyable morning. I certainly came away inspired! 

See more of Millie’s design and make adventures!

To view other blogs I write on textiles, D&T, education and coaching click on the links on the side bar     

Tel 01159 607061   Mob 07972 749240  Email julie@julieboyd.co.uk
You can also find a contact form under 'About'  on the top menu bar

© Julie Boyd 2012  All  text, images & ideas on this website are the copyright of Julie Boyd & may not be copied or reproduced without permission.. All rights Reserved.