Education

2012 PGCE Post 16 – Northampton University

2009 PTTLS City & Guilds 7303 award

2005 – 2008

De Montfort University
BA (Hons) Design Crafts
1st Class

2004 – 2005
Leicester College, Leicester
BTEC Diploma in Foundation Studies in Art and Design
Distinction

Competitions / Awards

AA2A (Artist’s Access 2 Art college) – De Montfort University, Leicester 2012 – 13

Finalist for ‘Leicestershire Artist of the Year 2009′

The Albert Thomas Roberts Award June 2008
De Montfort University

RSA Design Directions – Ceramic Futures 2007/08
Highly Commended

Experience

Professional Practice Talk to Design Crafts Students at De Montfort University April 2013

Professional Practice Talk at Banbury Campus, Oxford and Cherwell Valley College March 2013

2010 – Women’s Institute (WI) Leicester workshop

Freelance tutor of jewellery and craft based courses

20+ years of jewellery assembly