Room: Main - Fashion Studio
Liz Farr is a graduate of the London College of Fashion and has been lecturing in the Fashion Design department at Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design for the past six years. She specialises in pattern making and garment construction. She has worked as a pattern maker and sample room manager in the clothing industry in the UK as well as New Zealand, for couture and ready to wear designers including Zandra Rhodes, Monsoon UK and Adrienne Winkelmann. She has also been responsible for communicating with local manufacturers in the UK and New Zealand as well as overseas workrooms in India, Hong Kong and China. She has worked as a CAD operator in the New Zealand fashion industry and is currently developing the CAD programme for the Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design Fashion Department. She is a member of FINZ (Fashion Industry New Zealand) and for the past three years she has been on the judging panel of the Newmarket Young Fashion Designer Award.