TheAllieDavis
joyful, sophisticated, inclusive design is IN

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 Allie Davis

TheAllieDavis@gmail.com

EDUCATION 

2014-2018 BA, Craft and Design, Textiles (High Honours, Silver Medal), 

Sheridan College, Oakville, ON Canada

2011-2014 Advanced Diploma, Visual and Creative Arts (High Honours), 

Sheridan College, Oakville, ON Canada

EXHIBITIONS 

2019 The Doll Project, Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto, ON

2018 On Any Given Day, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, ON

2018 Make/Ready, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

2018 Mobility (collaboration), Toronto Design Offsite Festival, Toronto, ON

2017 Gampi Konshi: Dyed, Dark, & Dramatic, The Japanese Paper Place, Toronto, ON

2016 Shelter (collaboration), Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

2015 Food for Thought (collaboration), Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

AWARDS 

2018 Silver Medal Award, Sheridan College

2018 Angela Martin Award, Sheridan College

2018 Anu Raina Excellence in Surface Design Award, Sheridan College

2016 G&S Dye Material Award, Sheridan College

2014 Creativity Award of Excellence, Sheridan College 

2014 Certificate of Leadership, Sheridan College

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2018-Present Harbourfront Centre Craft & Design Studio: Textiles, Toronto, ON

TEACHING
Upcoming The Promise of Sekishu Washi, The Japanese Paper Place
2019 Natural dyeing on fabric, Newcomer Women’s Services (supported by the Textile Museum of Canada)


FAIRS & TRADE SHOWS

2018 All Handmade Marketplace, Oakville, ON
2018 Art in the Park, Oakville, ON

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 

2018-Present Gallery Attendant, The PowerPlant, Toronto, ON

2015-2018 Textiles Studio Monitor, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

2017 Intern, The Japanese Paper Place, Toronto, ON

SKILLS
- Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, & InDesign
- Surface design, using traditional and digital techniques
- Hand-dyeing, screen-printing, and embroidering textiles
- Traditional paper dyeing
- Traditional paper marbling
- Photography and editing for textiles