Sands is an experienced Textile Designer skilled in textile repeat prints, textile art & design. A keen advocate of sustainable and alternative production methods and materials, she has an innate love of nature, animals and the environment. With a demonstrated history of working in the textiles industry, she is a strong production and design professional with a focus on creating seamless repeat patterns for fashion and home furnishing, as well as embroidery & applique designs.
She has designed for companies in the USA, UK, Australia, Hong Kong & South Africa and worked with all types and sizes of organisations. She is comfortable working across multiple time zones and enjoys communicating between clients, printers and embroiderers worldwide. In her consulting role, she has trained staff at many levels and benefitted companies by introducing systems that improved production line manufacturing, operations, standards and productivity.