Contact

Neville Road

Birmingham,

West Midlands

 

Tel: ​07796 816 684

 

willowrolfe@hotmail.com


Profile

Dedicated, trustworthy and skilled in both traditional bench techniques, laser welding and enamelling. Computer literate in CAD programs (Rhinoceros, Matrix, ArtCAM, Delcam Designer) Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Microsoft Office. Highly organised individual with good communication skills and a conscientious yet professional attitude with the ability to follow instructions and work within a team as well as independently. Proficient and versatile at design generation and presentation with attention to detail, including technical drawings and costings. Aware of commercial market; trends, designers and current exhibitions. Passionate, reliable and focused. 

Employment & Work Experience

• Present - Work experience at local jewellers led to continued use of workshop space.

• 2010 – Present ‘Leith’s at Glyndebourne Opera House’

             Wine Waitress

Qualifications

Date:                    Qualification:                                                                                    Grade:

​June 2013           Design For industry - Jewellery & Silversmithing                       2.1

June 2012           HND Jewellery & Silversmithing                                                   Pass (75%)

June 2010           Art Foundation                                                                                  Merit
June 2009           3 x A Levels (Art, Textiles, English)                                              A
June 2008           7 x GCSE’s (Art, Textiles, I.C.T, Mathematics, French              A*

                                                     Single Science, History)
                             3 x GCSE’s (English Literature, English Language,                  A
                                                    German)


Skill Set

• Traditional bench techniques & CAD
• Capable designer/artist 
• Good communication and customer service skills
• Organised & punctual
• Enthusiastic and responsible
• Clean driving license since 2008

Awards​

• Winner of the George Jackson Foundation Travelling Award 2012

  • Winner of a William Dudley Trust grant 2013

Exhibitions

• Charles Green Exhibition - 20th November 2012, School of Jewellery, Birmingham

• HND End of Year Show - 11th - 16th June 2012, School of Jewellery, Birmingham
• Develop 3D Live - 16th April 2013, Warwick University, Warwickshire
• Baselworld Show 2013 - April 25th - May 2nd, Messe Basel, Switzerland
• JCK Las Vegas Show - May 30th - June 3rd 2013, Las Vegas, USA

• 3D Printshow - 7th - 9th of November 2013, London  



Publications

Willow Rolfe

CV

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