​​Employment


Queimado Lisboa 

Partner, June 2019 to present. 
Investor in neighbourhood, fire fuelled bar and restaurant in Lisbon. 

The Bread Companion 

Founder, January 2014 to present.
The aim of this project was to encourage people to make their own food and to provide a platform for ‘breaducation. 

Meta Studio 

Cofounder, January 2019 to present. 
A collaborative, bespoke jewellery studio, informed by user data. 


Better Health Bakery 

Baker, 2014 - 2018. 
Worked for this social enterprise supporting adults with mental ill health as a part-time baker. 

Kingston School of Art 

MA Product & Furniture Design / Art Foundation.

Tutor, 2015 - 2018
Taught product and furniture design at Art foundation and Masters Level to students between ages 18-24. Wrote and ran projects, individually tutored students and took part in student assessments.

Designers on Holiday 

Resident chef, every summer since 2015 

A collaboration with the Designers on Holiday design/adventure project to build and run their outdoor kitchen that runs for 2 weeks each summer. I make breakfast, lunch, Swedish fika and dinner every day for roughly 20 campers.

The Saturday Market Project 

Studio assistant, 2014


Today's Specials 

Cofounder, 2011 - 2013
As a newly graduated BA student, a colleague and I set up a guerilla pop up shop selling the work of new and upcoming designers/graduates on market stalls around London.​


Adventures in Furniture 

Sales assistant, 2012


Freelance studio assistant

for Anthony Dickens Studio, Studio Glithero and Simon Hasan Studio between 2011 and 2012 

SCP Limited  

PR assistant and Sales assistant, 2010 - 2011

Published Work

How to eat your Christmas tree cookbook

a book about reuse and recycling. Hardie Grant, 2020

How to eat your Cactus articles

parts 1 & 2, Plant Fever Journal, 2020
 

Talks, Workshops and Exhibitions

Have appeared on BBC radio (Radio 4, BBC News, BBC WM, BBC Yorkshire, BBC Wales), ITV news, Vice and Monocle Radio to discuss my  projects between, 2015 - 2020. For full details of all featured press, please contact me. 


Form, Function, Food Exhibition

R-Space Gallery, Lisburn 2016 - exhibiting artist


Reinventing the Familiar

The Training Partnership, 2015 - speaker

The Pineapple Show

Royal College of Art, 2014 - exhibiting artist


Big Small Show 

London Design Festival, 2014 - curator and exhibiting

Sustain Graduate Exhibition,

Royal College of Art 2014 - exhibiting artist

Made in... 

London Design Festival, 2010 - co-curator and exhibiting artist

 

Everyday Delights 

JJAM Curators Collective, 2010 - exhibiting artist

Education

Royal College of Art, London. MA Design Products, 2012 - 2014


Kingston University, London. BA Product & Furniture Design, (1st Class Hons), 2007 - 2010

 

Politecnico di Milano, Milan. (Exchange programme) Disegno Industriale, 2008- 2009

 

Kingston University, London. Art Foundation in Art & Design, 2006


St Albans High School for Girls, Hertfordshire, 1999 - 2006
(A Levels, A, A, A. AS Levels, A, A, A, B, B. GCSEs, 2 A*s, 7 As, 2 Bs)

Short Courses & Qualifications

Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene for Catering, 2019


School of Artisan Food, Nottingham

Advanced Patisserie and Viennoiserie, 2017

 

St. Mary's University, Twickenham.

RSPH Level 4 Award in Nutrition, 2016

Languages

Fluent in: English, Spanish, Portuguese, Greek 

Moderate speaker of Italian