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 since 2005. She specialises in patternmaking and garment construction. She has worked as a patternmaker 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 is a member of the Costume and Textile Association of New Zealand, and on the judging panel of the Newmarket Young Fashion Designer Award since 2010 and the Sylvia Park Off-The-Rack Fashion Awards.