Otago Polytechnic

Congratulations to Susan Richardson, Graduate Diploma - Textiles who won the Fashion & Textiles Section of the ECC Student Design Awards in Wellington.

(image: Susan Richardson, Molyneux Rediscovered, 2019, embroidered found object in response to lichen and the industrial past of Port Molyneux)

Congratulations also to Hope Duncan who received a Highly Commended Award for Careful Where you Tread, a hand-tufted woollen rug.

The top designs were shortlisted from entries received from tertiary students throughout New Zealand, in the annual edition of this design competition run by The Friends of the Dowse, People’s Choice Award.

Since 1986 The Friends of The Dowse have offered their support to New Zealand tertiary students through an Award scheme designed to encourage innovation and creativity specifically in the areas of design and craft. The annual ECC NZ Student Craft/Design Awards are open to all students who are currently enrolled to study in 2019 or who have completed their studies in 2018. 

Published on 18 Nov 2019

Orderdate: 18 Nov 2019
Expiry: 26 Nov 2019