Wendy Kotenko

Job title
Senior Technician, The Fashion & Textiles Institute
Email
wendy.kotenko@falmouth.ac.uk
Telephone
01326 370453 Ext: 1453

Wendy Kotenko is Senior technician for weave on the Textile design programme. She has an MA in Textile design, specializing in weave. Wendys MA study included a one year exchange to Okinawa prefectural University of Arts in Japan. Research in Japan included traditional hand weaving in Okinawa, the native natural dyes of Okinawa and the use of paper and the native Ramie plant fibre for weaving. She currently designs and makes hand woven and Jacquard woven textiles and is a member of the Cornwall crafts association and the textile society. Wendy has recently exhibited work at the Scythia textile art exhibition in the Ukraine.

Qualifications

Honours and awards

YearDescription
2012

Learning support excellence award, Falmouth University

2012

Commendation award: woven textile for interiors, Bradford textile society competition.

2011

Commendation award: woven textile for interiors, Bradford textile society competition.