Ayesha Sureya Patel is a creative and innovative Jewellery Designer and Artist from London. She graduated from Central St. Martins in 2018, with a BA (Hons) in Jewellery Design followed by her work being exhibited in Melbourne, Australia at Northcity4 for the "I HATE CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY" exhibition. Following this, she has continued to work on her practice in London whilst seeking different opportunities to develop and expand her knowledge, skill and inspiration as a Jewellery Designer.Locked Pro Plan feature
- Trusted with styling and giving creative direction to customers homes and design interiors. - Manage stock by ensuring availability of merchandise and maintaining inventory levels. - Prepare quotes and invoices for customers and maintaining them as well as arranging orders. - Deal with delivery and collection of merchandise to and from the store. - Maintaining the sales record of the store and ensure the balancing of tills. - Establish and maintain rapport with potential customers and clients; local designers and decorators. - Full capability in daily administrative tasks
- Teaching the migrant community and underrepresented groups in Athens basic jewellery making skills such as soldering, ring making, patination, piercing and polishing; in order for them to establish micro-businesses from these transferable skills to break the dependency cycle and allow them to thrive positively away from dangers elsewhere. - Enforces sustainable learning and crafting through the use of scrap materials to build high quality pieces of jewellery, demonstrating positive activism and environmental awareness through the choice and teaching of reusable materials. - I was part of a Non-profit project in which I was responsible for liaising with suppliers for tool and material donations.
- Assisting in making and assembly of Lucies pieces at the bench from start to finish, where I learn the thorough process of making chains from raw material to a finished piece. - Finishing (Cleaning and Polishing) her pieces. - This allows me to gain insight into the production behind an independent jewellery designer and her business. - Assisting in up-keep and operation of the workshop, and preparing it for Saturday workshops - Managing organisation of Workshop in busy periods.
Explored array of artistic disciplines to eventually find my way to 3-D Design to then specialise in jewellery design.
The Power of Transformation - shortlisted winner https://klimt02.net/events/award-givings/swarovski-design-project-csm-ba-jewellery-design-winner-2018