SOPHIE GORTON DESIGNS
Sophie Gorton is a London based textile designer specialising in creating bespoke fabrics for interiors, film and fashion.
All designs are hand printed in her studio in Wales using sustainable materials where possible.
Sophie Gorton studied Fine Art at Chelsea School of Art followed by MA Textiles at Central St Martins.
During the 1990s Sophie ran her own fashion label, Sophie Gorton Designs, which exhibited at London Fashion Week and sold to outlets worldwide. Her clients included Liberty, Harrods and Selfridges.
For the last ten years, alongside her practice, she has worked as an associate lecturer at both Central St Martins and Chelsea.
STATEMENT OF INTENT
Where possible sustainable and ethical materials are used.
This includes hemp, organic linen, organic cotton, Tencel, recycled materials, natural dyes and water based inks.