Olivia Holland is a textile designer specialising in knitwear, as she is also a painter she approaches her design work in an artistic way.
With a natural apt for photography, she uses this to inspire her original research, and then develops design ideas through drawing and collage.
Olivia’s design strengths lie in experimentation and colour - she likes to play with her work and develop new ideas.
She describes herself as observant and curious, and intrigued by the smallest things, with a good design eye and natural understanding of colour.
Pattern and shape composition is a large part of her work and this is usually develope...