Scholars & Artists

Hailing from Russia, Karina arrived to England at the age of 9 and before learning the English language, the easiest way to express herself was through art and music. After being accepted on the fashion-print pathway at CSM, she began...
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Gregory Ojakpe is a Nigerian-born British knitwear designer from South-East London, studying his Final Year BA Fashion Design in Knitwear at Central Saint Martins in my final year. His creative vision has three main elements at its core: craftsmanship, fantasy/surrealism and...
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Shaw Chin-Hao Chen studied  his Foundation Diploma in Fashion and Textiles at Central Saint Martins. During this time, he questioned his identity as a part of the LGBTQIA+ community and also his Asian cultural background. Currently studying BA Fashion Design: Print...
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Prior to studying BA Menswear at Central Saint Martins, Yodea-Marquel completed a Level 1, 2 and 3 in Pattern Cutting and Sewing. Following this, they went on to create a five piece collection for London Queer Fashion Show. Yodea-Marquel went on...
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  Evie O’Connor’s background in textiles has heavily contributed to the stylistic and decorative qualities found in her work. She imagines both a beautiful and droll environment, continually referencing her upbringing in the rural North of England through unconventional landscapes,...
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