Sunday, 13 February 2011

Winning students from sponsored Leeuwenburgh project

Steve Hancock Managing Director of Leeuwenburgh Veneers Visited the University for the final judging of the project.
The four winners work will be exhibited at the Surface Design show London in February 2011

The winning students are
  • Jessica England
  • Laura Dobson
  • Katie Fisher
  • Laura Greenwood

What wood it be?

A selection of the veneer design work by second year surface design students. The students have been testing the veneer through multiple processes and application of laser etching and cutting, printing and binding encasing smart materials within the veneers for a responsive surface.

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Leeuwenburgh sponsored project breifing

For the second year running Leeuwenburgh have sponsored a design project with our second year surface design students. The students have been working with samples of Leeuwenburgh veneers to produce design concepts for a range of product ideas including.
  • Lighting concepts
  • Flooring
  • Wall coverings
  • Furniture inlays
  • Transport

2D to 3D Anthony tests plastic structures for lighting concepts

Students begin to structure and test materials during a studio workshop