Gill Eggleston is a textile, surface pattern designer and occasional illustrator originally from the UK but now based in France.
After spending an experimental year at the art college UK after school, she then went on to study a degree in textile design and design management at the University of Manchester Science and Technology where she learned all the fundamentals of textile design and processing.
She has a twenty three year background in the textile industry after starting out as a printed textile designer for Dorma (CVHF) in 1993.
For the past two years she has been solely focused on developing her own design business: Gill Eggleston Design Ltd. She is a member of the A Fresh Bunch agency and the Association of illustrators.
Customers include: Chico's, Limited Brands, Kleenex, Artehouse, Greenvelope, Sundance Art, As'habi Mills (PK), Intermarché (FR), Conforama (FR), JYSK (DK), Alcampo (ES), Tree Free Greetings (USA), Independent Can (USA), Tri-Coastal Design (USA)
Gill's work has been presented and sold at Indigo Paris, Surtex, Heimtex, Las Vegas Licensing Show and also in Japan. She has also had her work published in Texitura 51- 55