Kaffe Fassett Receives Honorary Doctorate from Huddersfield University!
July 15, 2016
Kaffe Fassett – internationally known for his passion for color, received an Honorary Doctorate from Huddersfield University in the UK, which has a 175-year tradition of textile education and is sited in a town with a heritage of high quality fabric production.
Speaking after receiving his Honorary Doctorate from the University’s St. Paul’s Hall, Kaffe Fassett told how as a child he attended a small school in California where he was inspired by a local artist brought in to teach.
“We need time to dream,” he said, “and there is a lot of wonderful dreaming in this country. It’s artists and musicians have rocked the world.”