Talented year 13 textile technology student Sophie Usui has been awarded the highest of accolades as the 2016 national winner of the Young Designer Awards.  These are awarded by the Design and Arts College in Christchurch.  College course advisor Annabel Barringer told Sophie the judges...

Cushla Laufkotter's Year 10 Textiles Technology class created these quilts in groups for their first project. The patterns used are based on the Legend "Kupe and the Boulder Bank".  According to student Jordan Smithers, creating the quilts was both challenging and fun. The students are pictured here with Nelson Hospital...