Kirstie Williams is a practising designer and printmaker. She currently works as an Associate Lecturer for Short Courses at Leeds College of Art and as a Lecturer in Textiles at Shipley College. She also teaches creative workshops around Yorkshire. Kirstie has previously worked as a Print Technician, supporting students on a range of degree programmes.
She gained an MA in Textile Design from Chelsea College of Art in 2010 and completed a PGCE for Further and Higher Education in 2014. Sustainability plays a strong role in her design process and she explores Slow Design philosophies through making, emphasising slowness in the creation and consumption of products to instill quality and foster traditions.