Christina Rose's Profile
Hi my name is Christina.
I have worked as a jeweller all my life. I was floating around in the 6th form at school wondering what I was going to do in life when one day visiting and art gallery I saw a glass cabinet with 'designer art' jewellery in it. Like a bolt from the blue I pointed to the cabinet and said "THATS what I want to do!" I left school a couple of months later and started at the local art college at Wallacey on the Wirral, where I trained for two years. During that time my enthusiasm for learning the skill drove me in my holidays to a local jewellery repair workshop where I persuaded them to teach me the trade. I had the best of both worlds - the art and the real world.
Following on from my first college I progressed to The North Wales Institute of Art and Design where I did a further two year H.N.D., all the time still developing my skills with the high street jeweller. When I left college I worked for a time…
- Born on January 12
- Joined January 2, 2011