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Le Social, Pollard Yard, Manchester, United Kingdom

Le Social, Pollard Yard, Manchester, United Kingdom




This tote bag was ethically made from organic cotton and certified fair trade This April, our humble container is playing host for a very exciting collaboration between local artists Caroline Dowsett & Ben Vulliamy: MOTHER, an ode to Mother Earth through risographs, print and textiles. 

Caroline Dowsett and Ben Vulliamy share a studio together in Manchester with individual practices. This is their first exhibition together after a year of sharing a creative space. To mark Earth Day they have curated a series of original pieces and limited edition prints inspired by our collective Mother. They will also be hosting a series of events to accompany the exhibition.

Ben Vulliamy is a freelance art director and designer from Stockport, now living and working in Manchester. Ben studied Graphic Design at Ravensbourne University and began working in London as a designer in 2014. After 6 years of working at several creative agencies he went freelance in 2020 and moved back to Manchester, where he now shares a studio space with Caroline.

Caroline Dowsett is an Artist from, and based in Manchester. Creating pieces from shapes, colour and lines. Her work is full of movement, inspired by feels, sounds, words and the everyday. She works with a variety of colourful palettes, in a bold playful approach, alongside fluid shapes and words to convey messages and joy. 

20% of all artwork sales will be donated to WWF (World Wildlife Fund).

Sturdy and elegant, easily washable at low temperature, the perfect carrier for your weekly food shopping without compromising on style.