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New Book: Layered Textiles

Layered Textiles: New Surfaces with Heat Tools, Machine and Hand Stitch, Kim Thittichai Cutting-edge art textile ideas and layering techniques from the author of Hot Textiles. Kim Thittichai illustrates how to amalgamate unusual or extreme materials such as  paper, wire … Continue reading

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Need help sourcing materials?

If you’ve received your brief and you’re not sure what materials to use for your design project, or where to source them, help is at hand.Professional Materials Consultant, Margaret Pope, who works with architects, designers and others advising them where … Continue reading

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Explore the world of materials every day at 2pm from 28th November

No need to book , just turn up at Commercial Road Library. The session will be repeated every day. You are welcome to come to any session. An opportunity for you to find out more about the Materials and Products … Continue reading

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Materials Clinic:Thursday 8th December 2011

An all-day Materials Clinic with Margaret Pope at Commercial Road Library Book in advance at the Library Information Desk at Commercial Road or phone 020 7320 1867 Margaret is a materials consultant who works with architects, designers and others to … Continue reading

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Explore the World of Materials

3pm Tuesday 8th November or 3pm Thursday 10th November 2011 An opportunity for you to find out more about the Materials and Products Collection and to explore the range of materials in the collection – glass, metals, ceramics, plastics, composites … Continue reading

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Materials Clinic with Margaret Pope

Tuesday 15th November 2011 – all day Margaret is a materials consultant who works with architects, designers and others to help them source materials for their design projects. If you aren’t sure what material to use for your project or … Continue reading

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Architonic: architecture & design

Architonic is an extremely useful image database for architects and designers. It includes Architects and Designer’s profiles and also well-organised products and materials listings. A good site to keep up with industry news, trends and events.  It is free!

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