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Learner Spotlight | Isabelle Pennington-Edmead - Fashion/Textile Designer

Updated: Dec 30, 2021

Here at C4F we are all about community, our new monthly feature provides the opportunity to showcase and celebrate your creative achievements!

We are so excited to introduce Isabelle Pennington-Edmead as our learner in the C4F spotlight this month.

Isabelle Pennington-Edmead wins 'Emerging Designer' at Midlands Fashion Awards
Midlands Fashion Awards

Isabelle is a recent masters graduate in textiles for fashion design is currently in training for the responsible luxury training programme with The Prince’s Foundation and YOOX NET-A-PORTER.

Driven by creating with sustainability and ethics in mind, Isabelle has a passion for print design which is often inspired by personal memories and history. Isabelle originally came to us after winning a C4F mentorship package from the Midlands Fashion Awards; as the 'Emerging Designer of the Year' she was eager to improve her digital portfolio.

Working with our fashion expert Erica, Isabelle learnt a variety of tuition topics with a focus on garment drawing and print design. Learning how to easily create repeats from hand painted artwork, export essential pattern tiles for production and navigate the pattern-make tool in Adobe Illustrator.

See a snippet of their session here >>>

A screenshot of one of Aqsa's tuition sessions with Stephen
Tuition session in action!
"These sessions have really helped me to perfect my portfolio skills and make my portfolio a higher standard digitally." Isabelle Pennington Edmead

Isabelle's works has been showcased at multiple fashion weeks within the UK, her use of fashion as a medium to highlight political and socio-economic issue has resulted in a collection of stunning and thought-provoking designs.

CAD for Fashion learner learning Illustrator for garment drawing
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