FEATURED WORK

presentations / projects / magazines

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THE FUTURE OF THE INDUSTRY: TEXTILES 2030

An article in Textiles magazine (2021, Issue 3); a Textile Institute publication

This important initiative, part of the Waste Resources Action Plan (WRAP), promises to be a game changer for all areas of the textiles industry.
I am the lead academic at Manchester Metropolitan University for Textiles 2030 and am working hard with colleagues across the institution to change the face of the HE landscape in light of the climate emergency.

TEXTILES AND LIFE 3: THE NEW NORMAL

The third Manchester and North West section of The Textile Institute student conference.

I led the organisation of this conference which attracted over 150 international delegates from both industry and academia.
The one day conferences was a bit of a change for the section, it was 100% online and was an exciting mix of both poster and oral presentations covering a wide range of topics from the highly technical to high fashion and everything in between!

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SUSTAINABILITY TALKS
8TH FEB 2021 @ 17:15

A mycelium bowl or a bone handle jug?

A roundtable session where panellists speak about a bowl grown from mushrooms or a jug with a cow bone handle.
My contribution? 'Eeeeewwwww! What did you say it was made of again?'

WEAVING TALES AND SPINNING YARNS

An article in Textiles magazine; a Textile Institute publication

This was written in collaboration with Dr John Parkinson of iinouiio, who specialise in reprocessing waste garments into 'new' yarns.
I am hoping that at some point I can do more work with www.iinouiio.com as what they do is fabulous!

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WHO WILL COMPLETE THE LOOP? - FASHION EDUCATION FOR THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY

Online conference presentation

Sustainable Apparel and Textiles in the Circular Economy

University of Huddersfield


September 2020

A paper written with my lovely colleague, Lisa Trencher, discussing the findings of a project analysing the skills of undergraduates aligned to the needs of industry in the field of fashion sustainability.

BIOINSPIRED MATERIALS

Poster Presentation

A research poster exhibited as part of the 2017 conference. I won 'Best Bioinspired Material' prize!

Characterising and exploring the potenti
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MICROBIOLOGY AND ART

Manchester Science Festival

A round table discussion with scientists and artists.

BIOINSPIRED MATERIALS CONFERENCE 2018

Keynote speaker

It was an honour to be invited to speak at this international conference which spans biomimetic sensors, materials chemistry, 3D-printing and tissue engineering.

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HATS OFF TO VLEATHER!

Manchester Science Festival

A collaborative project with the fabulous HatWorks museum in Stockport and the very talented Bronwen Simpson.

DIGITAL CITIES

Celebrating creativity!

Hosted at Harvey Nichols in Manchester and part of a series of city wide events celebrating the future of creativity.

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FEATURED WORK

presentations / projects / magazines

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SUSTAINABILITY TALKS
8TH FEB 2021 @ 17:15

A mycelium bowl or a bone handle jug?

A roundtable session where panellists speak about a bowl grown from mushrooms or a jug with a cow bone handle.
My contribution? 'Eeeeewwwww! What did you say it was made of again?'

WEAVING TALES AND SPINNING YARNS

An article in Textiles magazine; a Textile Institute publication

This was written in collaboration with Dr John Parkinson of iinouiio, who specialise in reprocessing waste garments into 'new' yarns.
I am hoping that at some point I can do more work with www.iinouiio.com as what they do is fabulous!

textiles%2520dec%25202020_edited_edited.jpg
SAT.PNG

WHO WILL COMPLETE THE LOOP? - FASHION EDUCATION FOR THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY

Online conference presentation

Sustainable Apparel and Textiles in the Circular Economy

University of Huddersfield


September 2020

A paper written with my lovely colleague, Lisa Trencher, discussing the findings of a project analysing the skills of undergraduates aligned to the needs of industry in the field of fashion sustainability.

BIOINSPIRED MATERIALS

Poster Presentation

A research poster exhibited as part of the 2017 conference. I won 'Best Bioinspired Material' prize!

Characterising and exploring the potenti
Microbe Flyer 1.png

MICROBIOLOGY AND ART

Manchester Science Festival

A round table discussion with scientists and artists.

BIOINSPIRED MATERIALS CONFERENCE 2018

Keynote speaker

It was an honour to be invited to speak at this international conference which spans biomimetic sensors, materials chemistry, 3D-printing and tissue engineering.

bioinsp 2018.PNG
hat 1.jpg

HATS OFF TO VLEATHER!

Manchester Science Festival

A collaborative project with the fabulous HatWorks museum in Stockport and the very talented Bronwen Simpson.

DIGITAL CITIES

Celebrating creativity!

Hosted at Harvey Nichols in Manchester and part of a series of city wide events celebrating the future of creativity.

digital cities.jpeg
Lungs Sketch

LUNGS

Creatively Crafted

With each project I’m involved in, I see to it that it’s undertaken efficiently — from the initial brainstorming session and first rounds of sketches all the way to the final illustration. With this piece, I knew the client I was collaborating with wanted something that would leave a lasting impression with the audience, and the end result did just that.

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EXPERIENCE JANE EMMA WOOD

Professional Biological Illustrator

Sketching Materials