Sam Wingate is an illustrator, printmaker and educator living and working in East London.

Trained in textiles, he spent 10 years he running his eponymous label, Mr Wingate, specialising in hand printed textiles. He sold his products internationally and completed commissions for clients including ZSL London Zoo, Harrods and The British Museum.

He is a visiting lecturer at the Cass Faculty of Art and Design at London Metropolitan University, and runs drop in screen printing workshops at craft events in London.

In 2015, Sam embarks on a new chapter and begins studying for an MA in illustration at the Royal College of Art.