EDUCATION

2009-2012
MA, Jewellery, Royal College of Art

1998-2001
BA(Hons) 1st Class Fashion with Textiles,
Ravensbourne College of Art & Design

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015
Inspired by Soane: I found this and thought of you...
Sir John Soanes Museum, London

2014
The Digital Soane, Sir John Soanes Museum, London

2013
Scratch Scribble Scrawl, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth

2012
International Graduate Show, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen
Crypta Silent Monologue, The Crypt Gallery, London
RCA SHOW 2012, Gulbenkian Gallery, Royal College of Art, London

2010
Work In Progress Show Gulbenkian gallery, Royal College of Art, London

2009
Effe Kijken II “Over Coat” Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen
Work In Progress Show Gulbenkian gallery, Royal College of Art, London

AWARDS / COMPETITIONS

2014
Anxiety Arts Festival (Shortlisted), ‘Feed Your Head' performance

2012
’Onno Boekhoudt Memorial Award, Research trip,
Sammlung Prinzhorn,Heidelburg, Germany
SustainRCA Award (Nominated), For “Feed Your Head”,
for projects re-using and recycling of materials
Helen Hamlyn Design Award (Nominated), for “Feed Your Head”,
for projects wellbeing aims

2010
Waddesdon Manor Design Competition, Jewellery designs chosen for sale in gift shop

2003
Won BBC Vision; Costume,
Paid placement with costume team on BBC drama

FREELANCE

2011
V&A Preserves, Created and ran drop in workshop,
Victoria and Albert Museum

2007
Embroidery Design Project, Topshop
Textile Design, The Collection
Embroidery Assistant, Karen Nicol

2006
Design Assistant, Tatty Devine

2003
Costume Assistant on drama ‘Sea of Souls’, BBC

COLLABORATION

2014 Artist Kirstie Macleod, Embroidered panel of ‘Barocco’ dress

WORK EXPERIENCE

2011
Volunteer for Show #4 and #4.5, The Museum of Everything, Sept-Oct

2008
Embroidery Design, Prick Your Finger, May-Oct

2007
Design Assistant, Karen Nicol, Jun
Design Assistant, created accessories A/W08 Show, Antoni & Alison,
Editorial & Design Intern, Marmalade Magazine, Oct
Textile Design Assistant, Brewster Ltd, Feb-Apr

PRESS
Carpet Bedding Earrings featured, Selvedge Magazine issue 37,
Jan-Feb 2010
‘Stitch’, Stylesight Trendboard, Jan 2011
‘Windows of Opportunity, Vogue,Jun 2012
‘Royal College of Art 2012 Degree Show Review’, Artlyst, 2 Jul 2012
RCA MA Degree Show 2012 Review: GSM&J, Amelias Magazine Online,
6 Jul, 2012

PUBLICATIONS
Inspired by Soane: I found this and thought of you…, Postcard Book