‘Stone Setting’, Five day course, ‘In The Studio’ Kegworth DE74 2DA, Tutor John Russell
'Illustration for Communication’, One Day Short Course, Birmingham School of Jewellery, Zoe Phillips
Three day Neon Workshop with Richard Wheater and Julia Bickerstaff, neonworkshops.com at MMU
Summer Short Course, ‘Enamelling’, led by Tamizan Savill at the Birmingham School of Jewellery
‘Getting Started’, an Introduction to Business for Jewellers from The Goldsmiths’ Company
BDes (Hons) Three Dimensional Design, First Class, Creative Business Development, MMU
BA (Hons) Three Dimensional Design, First Class, Manchester Metropolitan University
’First Place’ in ‘Finished Jewellery’ category in ‘Bead Dreams ’09’ competition, Milwaukee, WI, USA.
Commended; Goldsmith’s Craftsmanship and Design Awards: Fashion Jewellery Production
Gold Award; Goldsmiths’ Craftsmanship and Design Award: Fashion Jewellery Production
Awarded a place on the Design Initiative’s ‘Make Me - Design into Production’ scheme
Findings Magazine, Review of ‘Sting of Passion Symposium’ at M.O.S.I, Manchester.
Findings Magazine, Review of ‘Adornments for Justice’ exhibition from ‘Manchester Jewellers Network’
Findings Magazine, Review of ‘Horror Vacui’ Exhibition in M.C.D.C, from ‘Forum fur Schmuck’