Ellie Swinhoe's Profile
I loved making decorative jewellery even as a child – usually from dyed melon pips and a needle and thread! Making and creating is something that is part of me. I am mad about jewellery – I don’t think that an outfit is complete without an adornment (or 2) of some kind.
I studied art and my first job was at the Royal Academy of Art in Piccadilly, London, but I then became a live event producer for many years working all over the world. I became more and more frustrated that I hadn’t followed my passion, and when my daughter was born I knew that I had to change my life. It took me a while to build up the courage, but I eventually booked myself on a short course at Central Saint Martin’s College of Art and Design. That was it, I was hooked – I was energised and knew that I must design and…
- Born on September 15
- Joined September 28, 2010