Undergraduate in BA Design at Goldsmiths, University of London.
September 2016-July 2017
Distinction Art and Design Foundation
Diploma, Leeds Arts University.
September 2014-July 2016
3 A levels at grade A, Rossett School Harrogate.
September 2009-July 2014
11 GCSEs at grades A*-A including Maths and English
Proficient at digital editing and graphic communication using Adobe software: Photoshop, In-design, Illustrator, Premiere Pro, Audition
Experience in photography and art direction, including studio lighting and setup
Shooting film and audio recording using Tascam and zoom microphones
Skills in modelling and prototyping objects using moulding and casting in silicon rubber, resin, jesmonite, plaster and vacuum formed plastic; Hand and machine sewing; carpentry; Digital fabrication using Autocad software (Rhino) and laser cutting.
Managing budgets by building Excel spreadsheets
Writing on word processing software
Acting and movement direction
Co-creator and co-producer of ‘Hey, Listen, Something is Happening’ - a podcast series designed to broadcast degree show work of current Goldsmiths Design undergraduates following closures caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
March 2019-March 2020
Set designer for ‘The Importance of Being…Earnest?’ (The Pleasance Theatre, Islington; Omnibus Theatre, Clapham), an audience interactive theatre show written by Josh King and ‘Say it Again, Sorry?’. Dir. Simon Paris.
Assistant garment maker for ‘RESIST’: A/W collection by sustainable fashion collective ‘Vin + Omi’ using repurposed materials including horse-hair, nettles and Team GB sportswear.
Lead role in ‘Eden’ (Matchsticks Piehouse, Deptford). Written by Elizabeth Plant, Dir. Cerys Baker.
Intern at Warner Records for design and marketing as assistant creative director, involving the creation of brand logos, short form Spotify videos and a brandbook for their represented artists.
Intern runner for post-production company RunVT, assisting in the maintenance of the facilities and refreshments for clients.
Volunteer assistant stage designer for ‘A World of Stories’ (Lewisham Youth Theatre) making props, stage flats and facilitating costume changes.
June 2018-March 2019
Photographer for the ‘Young Creatives Programme’ at the Design Museum, Kensington, responsible for capturing the workshops and key skills learnt by the students for marketing on the museum website.
April 2013-September 2016
Artistic director for ‘Safe and Sound’: a safeguarding young people organisation based in Harrogate, in which I collaborated with peers to research and create two graphic novels to be used as learning resources for issues around domestic abuse and child sexual exploitation.