Design Assistant spending most of the time in the studio conduction research, product and concept development and prototyping, Sourcing materials and manufacturers. Branding and logo design. I have gained experience within lighting design and glass wares.
As an art teacher I was responsible for planning and teaching classes to children between the ages of 3 and 12 years. These classes included drawing, painting and pottery.
As an Intern I was trusted with tasks ranging from shop floor management, meeting with and discussing concepts and proposals with clients and manufacturers. Here, I gained experience and confidence working within the design industry and building relationships with clients and colleagues.
Erasmus 6 month study
Product and Furniture design allowed me to explore vast areas of design and to realise my strengths and passions. I was able to learn many skills within the workshop and working with ceramics and textiles as well as woodworking and metalworking. I improved upon my Adobe Creative Suite skills and Solidworks and Rhino 3D. I became confident in my design process and concept development.