Lisa McConniffe

2014 QEST Iliffe Family Charitable Trust Scholar - Accessories

Lisa studied Art and Design and gained a BA (Hons) Fashion from Manchester School of Art. She had considerable success in designing and making accessories, in particular tassel pieces and has undertaken projects for Eastpak and Tiffany & Co. Lisa has also worked with Issa London and Warehouse. She has collaborated with the New York magazine TACK and won various awards. In her work she experiments with unusual colour placement combined with powerful pattern manipulation. QEST enabled Lisa to attend the MA Womenswear (Accessories) at the Royal College of Art where she had a period of consolidation to explore her craft and push the boundaries of her designs further.