As many of you know, Rachael Taylor is not just a surface pattern designer, colour enthusiast & home stylist - she's also a successful entrepreneur who co-founded our sister company, Make it in Design. Each year, the MIID team set off to London to exhibit at New Designers, an amazing show dedicated to showcasing the latest talent & trends in the industry. We are so excited to share that on Thursday June 29, 2017, Rachael will join an impressive speaker line-up at ND!
Rachael will be joining The Design Trust's Start Up Day which is a full, information-packed speaker event for recent design & craft graduates during the first week of New Designers which runs from 10.30am – 5.00pm. The Design Trust have invited some very successful creatives & experts to take the stage who will each be sharing their trade secrets with you (read on to download the full programme!)
Rachael will be holding a 45 minute presentation called "How to Become a Professional Surface Pattern Designer" starting at 11am. Come along to hear Rachael talk about what it REALLY takes to make it in the surface pattern design industry while she also shares her top tips, practical advice & her story of how she has made it.
The Design Trust Start Up Day also features a number of other exciting presenters including; Sarah Hamilton of Just a card,William Miles Briffa & Co and Anti Copying in Design (ACID) , Andrew Tanner - Design Manager at Sainsbury's & many more! Check out the full line-up here, register to attend the show here.
Visit the MIID Stand!
Don't forget that the Make it in Design team have a stand at the show this year (A6 next to the cafe on the first floor!) so come along and chat to Rachael & the team about their upcoming on-line design courses from The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design, details about this year's Summer School, latest competitions & offers, ways to get involved and how to access all of their amazing resources to support you throughout your design career.
- New Designers Exhibition, Business Design Centre, Islington, London, N1
- Part 1: 28 June - 1 July 2017
We hope to see you there!
Posted by: Holly