STUDIO FANNY HOFSTRA – KvK 67662552

 

 

Dutch Product Designer 

Received Bachelor of Industrial Design Degree in 2011 at the Design Academy in the Netherlands.
After graduation travelled outside Europe for over 10 months, while doing various volunteer jobs. 

Moved to the UK and graduated as Master of Arts with distinction (cum laude) at Edinburgh Napier University in 2014, while receiving two design awards. 

Worked for various companies in different design areas. Such as graphic and visual design for a Dutch corporate bank (2014), jewelry design (2015). Also had the great opportunity to teach design a full semester in Hong Kong at the Polytechnic University (2016). Furthermore designed lifestyle & pet products as well as Fair Trade product design and development. Recently worked on a fair trade design project on location in the Middle East (2017).

Currently located and working as a product designer in the Netherlands.
A selection of work is visible on this website.

 

For full resume visit: nl.linkedin.com/pub/fanny-hofstra/41/555/953/      

 

 

 

 

 

Selection companies/organisations worked for/with:

 

 

Skill and Experience:

Computer Skills: Adobe Photoshop / Adobe Illustrator / Adobe Indesign / Solid Works /  Sketchup / Rhinoceros / Adobe Premiere / Microsoft Word / Ms PowerPoint  

Work experience: Product design, Product development, Graphic design, Production Supervision, Design Teaching, Packaging design, Product Photography and styling

Workshop experience: 3D printing/laser cutting / CNC routing / Model making / Metal workshop / Wood workshop / Wood turning / Textile workshop /  Silk screening / Felting / Plastic workshop / Vacuum forming / Foam prototyping / Ceramics / Photography.

 

 

 

Received awards:

                     

Winner of Commended Star Award, Starpack 2014 Awards – UK – Packaging design contest (Individual)
Winner Bronze for the Creative Conscience Awards 2014 – UK – Collaboration project with multiple design disciplines