Amanda Hawkins Knitwear 

    Designer & maker of knitted accessories for children. 


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EDUCATION


 ’83 – ’85         LINCOLN COLLEGE OF ART

                       (DIPLOMA- GENERAL ART & DESIGN)

’85 – ’88         BIRMINGHAM POLYTECHNIC (University of Central England)

                        (BA(HONS) DEGREE – WOVEN TEXTILES)

 

 GRANTS & AWARDS

 

 ’86                   COLOROLL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

 ’88                 HOUSE & GARDEN WALLPAPER 'NEW DESIGNER OF THE YEAR' AWARD

 ’91                   PYBT SETTING UP GRANT

 ’92                   WEST MIDLANDS ARTS MARKETING GRANT

'92                   PRINCES TRUST GOLD MEDAL AWARD


EXHIBITIONS


 ’88                   ‘NEW DESIGNERS’    - Business Design Centre, LONDON

 ’92, 93, ’94,    CHELSEA CRAFT FAIR  - Chelsea Old Town Hall, LONDON

’95, ’97, ’99

 ’94, ’99             ‘NEW KNITTING’   -  The Pearooms, LINCOLNSHIRE

’95                     'COUNTRY LIVING FAIR' - Business Design Centre, LONDON

 ’95, ’97, ’99      'BLACK SWAN GUILD'  -  Frome,  SOMERSET

 ’98                     ‘CONTEMPORARY TEXTILES’      ' ARTWORKS', WILTSHIRE

 ’98                     ‘CHRISTMAS CRACKERS’ -  Ruskin Gallery, SHEFFIELD

’98, ’99, 2000     ‘ART IN ACTION’  Waterperry,  OXFORDSHIRE

 

STUDIOS


 '90 -                         SOUTH BANK STUDIOS,  - Waterloo, LONDON

            - '2002         4011/2  WORKSHOPS, - Wandsworth road, LONDON