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.