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Posted On 5th February, 2019 Share Post
We caught up with Andy King of Furniture Design Studio King & Webbon, who exhibited as a part of One Year In 2018. Tell us about your OYI Experience. One Year In was a fantastic experience. What really stands out is the support and advice in advance of exhibiting. This really focuses your mind on what you need to have in place by the time you exhibit, how you can present yourself and your work to get the best results, and that having a successful business requires a lot more than simpl
Posted On 23rd January, 2019 Share Post
With just 1 week to go until the application deadline, we have put together our top tips to be in with a chance of being selected for One Year In 2019. One Year In presents the year’s most exciting design talent. The pre-show mentorship programme gets your business market-ready to exhibit at the New Designers exhibition. Expertly curated, you’ll receive the guidance and help to make your business a success. One Year In is an exclusive opportunity for this year’s top emerging designers.
Posted On 21st January, 2019 Share Post
We caught up with Verity Howard, a Ceramicist & Maker who exhibited as a part of One Year In 2018. Tell us about your OYI Experience Exhibiting at One Year In was a brilliant opportunity and proved to be a great platform for my work. As a result of taking part in OYI my work was featured in the London Evening Standard, Homes and Property section. I also had the opportunity to invite galleries to meet me at OYI and to see my new body of work. Subsequently I will be exhibiting at the
Posted On 21st December, 2018 Share Post
We caught up with Lucy Grainge, an image maker who exhibited as a part of One Year In this year. Tell us about your ND experience? Initially I didn’t think I fitted into the One Year In box very well as I found it hard to consider myself to be a business. Since graduating I’d been doing some freelance design work, which was mainly graphic design and was trying to get my books about Dyslexia published. Bethany approached me from OYI to exhibit. I thought it was an exciting opportuni
Posted On 14th December, 2018 Share Post
Another edition of the ‘meet the winners’ blog series with the winners of the New Designers Associate Prizes Week 1, presented on Thursday:   LAURA PLANT, winner of the New Designers Denby Associate Prize & New Designers National Trust Artisan & Craft Associate Prize “It was great talking to people and getting feedback from professional designers and buyers and winning two prizes. I am looking forward to starting my project with Denby which will be a further explorati
Posted On 5th December, 2018 Share Post
We are excited to welcome Emily Skinner as the 2019 Curator of One Year In! The founder of interactive 3D surface design company Evan James Design, Emily Skinner specialises in producing innovative surfaces for retail spaces, exhibitions and private homes. She runs this alongside collaborative design projects, HE lecturing and exhibition curation. Her working practice is diverse, facilitating a comprehensive insight into starting out in the creative industries. We caught up with Emily to find ou