Irene Griffin

Job title
Technical Instructor, Textile Design

Irene Griffin is Technical Instructor for mixed media on the Textile Design programme. She trained and worked in bridal, evening and childrenswear manufacture and fashion retail.

Irene graduated as a textile designer and practised as a designer-maker creating womenswear from reclaimed/recycled and vintage fabrics.

Since working in Higher Education, she has developed a strong interest in sustainable practise; namely demonstrating and promoting textile colouration with the use of natural vegetable dyes.