Friday, 25 February 2011
Fay McCaul - Knitted Light
On 15th February 2011 Fay McCaul presented her design work at the University of Leeds , School of Design. A Leeds graduate, Fay recently graduated from the RCA with MA Textiles.
Her work is two- fold, both a high-tech and low-tech approach to knitting light.
Inspired by Llott Llov, (knitted lights) Sarah Taylor (embedded light in woven textiles), Kwangho Lee (cable structures), Kennedy and Violich (Give Back Curtain)
Materials include photoluminescent materials, electroluminescent wire and uv fibre optics.
Check out her website: www.faymccaul.com