I have been running my own creative design practice and business for 7 years.
I am specialized in Design and Art. I am passionate about design education and enjoy working with students on an individual basis. Coaching students according their individual needs, encouraging them to push them selves further to achieve there full potential.
2013 - MA tutor at the Royal College of Art - footwear MA
2012- present - Part time MA tutor at Cordwainers at the London college of fashion on the footwear and accessories Course MA course.
2009- 2014 - Creative Director at luxury footwear label Atalanta Weller.
1999- 2002 Cordwainers at the London College of Fashion.
BA in design Marketing and product development for footwear and accessories. Degree Awarded: 2:1
1998 - 1999 Cheltenham and Gloucester College of Higher Education
B- Tec diploma in Foundation Studies for Art and Design.
I am a visiting tutor at Cordwainers at the London College of fashion where I take one to one design tutorials with MA students on the Footwear course. I have also done the same at the Royal College of Art.
I also give design portfolio tutorials.
With in my own business I have also worked with students and interns. I enjoy challenging students to learn and achieve more than they thought possible in a positive commercial environment. I also give informal portfolio tutorials to help them move to the next level, either in education or to help them to get jobs.
Most recently I have been running a creative design development workshops for the British council / Makers library. The sold out event was a great success with the varied participants achieving more than they though possible.
Hobbies and Interests
I am passionate about all areas of Design and Art and enjoy living in London and all that it has to offer.
I enjoy travel, Pilates, riding horses, and travel.