Texprint 2016 at Première Vision Designs
Become a sponsor
Sponsorship is vital. It is through the generous sponsorship provided by industry and by British charitable foundations that Texprint exists. Our sponsors believe wholeheartedly in supporting British textile design talent, ensuring our young designers are promoted to an international audience.
Benefits of becoming a sponsor:
- Promote British textile talent
- Support innovative design
- Enjoy early commercial access
If you need further information or wish to become a sponsor please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Who we are
Texprint is an organisation run by industry professionals with the added support of many internationally recognised industry names. Our aim is to select, mentor and promote the best of the UK’s newly graduated textile designers, providing an opportunity for realistic development, and a vital bridge between higher education and the real, commercial world.
The Management Team is responsible for the overall strategic direction of Texprint, for sponsor relationships, for the efficient and effective management of funds, and for the selection, mentoring and promotion of the Texprint designers.
Helga Goldman: Chief Executive
Barbara Kennington: Chairman more...
Peter Ring-Lefevre: Creative Director more...
Joanna Bowring: Sponsorship Director more...
Roger Tredre: Editorial Consultant more...
Karoline Newman: Press & Marketing
Kate Harris: International Communications
Gilian Little: Designer Liaison
The Texprint Trustees and Council meet twice-yearly to monitor and review how Texprint is performing against its aims and objectives. Its members represent design education, industry, press and PR. All are highly regarded in their fields.
Jane Rapley OBE
Julius Schofield MBE
Peter Ackroyd MBE, The Woolmark Company; Sarah Cheyne, Johnson Cheyne Design; Christian Dewar Durie, journalist; Gill Gledhill, GGHQ & Premiere Vision Pluriel; Katie Greenyer, Pentland Group; Janet Holbrook, Holbrook Studios; Clare Johnston, Royal College of Art; Jane Makower, M.Makower & Co Ltd; Emma Mawston, Liberty Art Fabrics; Jaine McCormack, Guy Goodfellow Ltd; Yann Menard, Mode Information Europe; Scarlet Oliver, alumna 2006; Kay Politowicz, Chelsea College of Arts; Janet Prescott, journalist: Jane Rapley OBE, Central St. Martins College of Art & Design; Julius Schofield MBE, Indesign Recruitment; Emma J Shipley, designer; Jeremy Somers, Circleline; Philippa Watkins, journalist; Sandy Verdon, Hobbs.