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SPD Student Profile: David Murray
BA Sustainable Product Design

SPD Student Profile: David Murray

Our series of profile interviews with current Sustainable Product Design students continues, highlighting the diversity of interests and projects our students engage with. David is in the third year of the BA(Hons) Sustainable Product Design course at Falmouth University. He enjoys the rural yet stimulating lifestyle of living in Falmouth. David plans to move to London after … Continue reading

SPD Student Profile: Maud de Rohan Willner
BA Sustainable Product Design

SPD Student Profile: Maud de Rohan Willner

This is the first in a series of profile interviews, with current Sustainable Product Design students, which will highlight the diversity of interests and projects our students engage with. Maud de Rohan Willner is a 21 year old student in her third year on the Sustainable Product Design course at Falmouth. She is French and has a passion … Continue reading

Interview with Tracy Sutton, packaging innovation and brand sustainability consultant
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Interview with Tracy Sutton, packaging innovation and brand sustainability consultant

Tracy Sutton is a future focused packaging innovation and brand sustainability consultant who runs her own business, Root. During a three-day workshop with Tracy, the stage 2 SPD students worked in teams to develop packaging design concepts that are truly inclusive across a range of FMCG industries. They used human-centred design research techniques to establish … Continue reading

Design for mass customisation: a live project with Digital Forming Ltd
BA Sustainable Product Design

Design for mass customisation: a live project with Digital Forming Ltd

The 3D printing industry has been developing for many years and the opportunities for mass customisation of mainstream, manufactured products are beginning to emerge. SPD students have been investigating how this can be used in a sustainable way to produce products to meet a diverse range of needs for many users. The second year students … Continue reading

One Day Wonder – A collaboration to design an eco-materials database
BA Sustainable Product Design

One Day Wonder – A collaboration to design an eco-materials database

On Wednesday 25th November Falmouth BA(Hons) Sustainable Product Design will be hosting an exciting collaborative event combining the skills of students throughout the three years. They will spend the day in groups working on skills in design, making and networking. The collaborative outcome will be an accessible and expanding eco-materials database in both the physical and … Continue reading

Barcelona Field Trip, by Hannah and Jess
BA Sustainable Product Design

Barcelona Field Trip, by Hannah and Jess

Arriving at Bristol airport in snow, we were relieved to be heading towards slightly warmer climes! Our hostel was conveniently situated right next to the Torre Agbar, which shone as a Technicolor beacon over Barcelona. On the second day, we headed out together to La Sagrada Familia. Gaudi’s biomimicricy starkly contrasted the other gothic cathedrals. … Continue reading