I am an experienced art jeweller with exposure to design and manufacture through my academic career. I have worked in the creative industries both in the UK and Europe developing skills in manufacture, sales, PR, marketing, social media, events and journalism. I am looking to begin a full time career and use the experience I have gained over the past seven years in a role I can add value to.
As editorial intern I report directly to the creative director. My responsibilities include assisting with event planning, organisation, social media and research. During my time I have worked in both Rotterdam, Antwerp and Munich which has allowed me to experience different cultures and work with a variety of professionals.
Tour guide for the Mackintosh Tour at the Glasgow School of Art. Rated number one on Tripadvisor for things to do in Glasgow, the tours comprised of Mackintosh's influences, his architecture and his furniture. An exciting role which gave me the opportunity to meet tourists from across the world whilst understanding an artist who has influenced my practice.
Working for Euan McWhirter Jewellery I was able to first hand experience a small, creative business. My role varied throughout my time from organisation, manufacture, event handling, PR and social media output, assisting on photoshoots and fashion shows and sales. An exciting and unique opportunity which has provided me with invaluable experience that can be applied to a range of industries.
My role as senior customer advisor included providing a high level of customer service whilst carrying out high risk banking processes and staying well informed of banking policies. I was responsible for team motivation and customer focussed.
A Silversmithing & Jewellery BA (Hons) course which focuses on conceptual thinking and design. My course pushes the boundaries of art jewellery whilst providing key design and making skills.