Course studied: MA Brand Development and Management
Graduating year: 2008
Krishnaa is a surface pattern designer and artist who has recently designed a range of limited edition winter scarves, each packaged in a re-usable box and handmade by women in Chettinad, India. Krishnaa has created a Kickstarter campaign to fund production and support these women artisans.
"My highlights were the fashion department, and the people: Lecturer Paul Minott, and Jackie Peuzey, a fellow artist who helped me complete my project, without whom it would have been impossible."
"I am most proud of..."
Launching of my kickstarter crowdfunding campaign and deciding to manufacture my products.
"How did the course support your steps into the industry?"
It helped me understand brands and how to build a solid brand for myself.
"Why did you choose the course you studied at Bath Spa?"
It was the next step towards becoming an independent designer.
"The best thing about the course was..."
The lecturer we had, Paul Minott. He was very committed and made it possible for us to successfully finish our projects. He brought in outside help and supported us.
"I recommend Bath Spa because..."
It's a well-equipped University for the arts and has very good lecturers and support for students.