EXHIBITION : November 23, 2017 — February 3, 2018.
Kate Colin: The Art of the Fold
Glaswegian designer-maker Kate Colin explores how colour, tonal variations, shadow and geometric form interact in this folded paper installation.
Kate is inspired by mathematical forms and nature and has developed her own technique of hand scoring and folding paper to create a range of unique designs.
Every piece is made of a unique combination of colours and when illuminated, their appearance is radically transformed: folds, creases and angles become emphasised while an intensity of colour is brilliantly revealed.
Free launch event: Thursday 23rd November, 6-8pm
Join us for drinks, live music from resident DJ Ailsa McLaggan of Living Room Dance Club and the chance to do some late night Christmas shopping.
Images: Alan Braidwood & Alaisdair Smith Photography
Paper folding workshop
Join Kate Colin for a fun and colourful workshop where you will learn a range of basic paper folding techniques and make your own handmade lampshade to take home at the end of the day. More info and tickets here…
You may also be interested in
Job Vacancy: Creative Enterprise Officer (Maternity Cover)
Creative Enterprise Officer – Maternity Cover Manchester Craft & Design Centre £24,000 pro rata (3 days per week) Fixed Term Contract until 31/3/2019 (with possibility of extension) Manchester Craft & Design (MCAD) is a registered charity responsible for managing Manchester Craft & Design Centre (MCDC). We provide studio / retail spaces for c.35 creative businesses, and…
Spotted 2018 : Interview with Ishy Miller
Ishy Miller graduated from the Textile Design course at The Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, University of Dundee earlier this year, she strives to show to beginners interested in dressmaking how the craft can be straightforward and gratifying, as opposed to its often difficult and daunting perceptions. She develops simplified dressmaking kits ideal for…