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Winnie Kwok

Decorative Arts: Studio artworker/Junior Designer/Jewellery

26 years • Liverpool

Summary

I am a mixed media designer maker who has exhibited in London New Designers and sold work, two years of work experience in various positions such as teaching and sales. A fun and creative individual who finds pleasure in exploring cultures and meeting new people. A true believer in applying creativity to any work.

Skills

Design Sketch Photoshop Illustrator Indesign Rhino3D CAD Woodturning Woodworking Resin Plaster Mould Making Metal Casting Metal Enamelling

Education & training

Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham (United Kingdom)

2014 - 2017 Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Social and cultural activities , Design /UX / UI Contemporary Jewellery | Jan 2017 Creation of a brand and production of jewellery collection which is crafted using resin, metals and different mediums infused with colours. Production of samples and moulds in process with Rhino3D. Applying marketing and financial strategies together with the use of InDesign, Excel, Photoshop and Illustrator in order to structure a suitable business plan. My love for avocados | Mar 2016 A pair of jewellery containers featuring hand carved wooden bases. Hand raised copper bowls with enamelling details. Handling of large scale machines and full understanding of health and safety policies for running a workshop. Mushroom lamp | Jan 2016 A mushroom inspired lighting design, utilising wood turning, copper etching and soldering techniques. The design also incorporates the use of LED lights, encased in a transparent resin tube; to contrast the vintage materials in order to create the sense of “old meets new”. Exhibition at London New Designers - Contemporary Jewellery | 2017 The Winner of Johnson Tiles Project & presentation - Finalised concepts and designs to produce repeat patterns and visualisations in Photoshop and Illustrator | 2015

Languages spoken

  • English

    Professional

  • Cantonese

    Native language

  • Chinese

    Professional

  • Danish

    Basic

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