Neil Bottle’s work explores cutting edge technology combined with craft techniques through one-off and limited edition printed textiles.

His work focuses on the creative interaction between traditional textile design and new digital technologies.

Neil is an active researcher and a founder member of the Crysalis Textile Innovation Research Project at University for the Creative Arts at Rochester, a member of the Edge consultancy register at UCA, Contemporary Applied Arts in London and Photostore, the Crafts Council Selected Index of makers.

Neil has sold and exhibited his work internationally and is currently Subject Leader for BA (Hons) Fashion Textiles: Print at the University for the Creative Arts at Rochester.