17 May, 2018




Place-Making and Creative Industry - A panel discussion.

How do Craft and Design skills define a place?
Can Craft and Design tradition enable new creative Industry?
Three intriguing speakers with complementary stories representing Scotland, Ireland and The Netherlands join an expert chair to debate these questions. Introduced by Dr John Ennis, curator Our Linen Stories, producer GP Journeys in Design.


Introduced by Dr John Ennis
– Curator Our Linen Stories and Producer GP Journeys in Design.
– Chaired by Professor Jane McCann, M Des RCA, M Phil, FTI
– Designer, Educator and Cross-disciplinary Innovator, Derbyshire and N.Ireland.


Maureen Hammond
– Scottish Researcher and Illustrator, Badenoch in the Scottish Highlands
Helena Loermans
– Dutch Weaver and Researcher, Odemira in Portugal
Duncan Neil
– Scottish Textile Design Entrepreneur, Upperlands in N.Ireland

Gayfield Twilight Talks would like to thank Creative Composites for their kind support.