Designs From the Past, Inspiration for the Future (02/11) 2nd November 2018
An illustrated talk on the origin and history of the Textile Design
Archive held by the John Lewis Partnership. The session focuses on
historic textile printing techniques, the work of notable designers and
how the archive inspires new designs and product.
The talk will be followed by a Q and A session with a JLP archivist and a guided tour of the Partnership's Heritage Centre, including the textile gallery where the original artworks for many designs from c1800 onward are displayed.