Annick Akanni

Annick Akanni is a textile artist specialising in printed and woven textile design. She explores her rich heritage and love for the natural world, expressing her art through colour, pattern and texture, sharing her love for textiles through storytelling. Annick has a BA in Textile Design, majoring in Woven Textiles. After her University degree, she lived & studied in Como, Italy where she worked for a large silk manufacturer and with Italian textile designers.

Annick has been a teaching artist for the last three+ years facilitating kids’ workshop from as little as two years to young adults.