Certified Diamond Grader,
HRD Antwerp Institute of Gemmology, Belgium
Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art), Gold and Silversmithing,
RMIT University, Australia
Diploma in Visual Arts (Jewellery Design),
LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore
For someone who has a passion for jewellery, Crystal was determined to pursue an education in Jewellery Design. She eventually graduated from RMIT University where she specialised in Gold and Silversmithing under the Ericsson Scholarship, and later became a certified diamond grader under the auspices of the HRD Antwerp Institute of Gemmology in Belgium.
Crystal has many years of experience in the jewellery industry, having worked for leading jewellery companies in various capacities such as Jewellery Designer cum Sales Executive at Larry Jewelry and Je t’aime Jewellers Pte Ltd, and Assistant Operations Manager cum Chief Jewellery Designer at On Cheong Company. Her designs are frequently featured in the media, with excellent reviews from customers and collectors.
In 2012, she established her own company, Uniquely Yours Creation, which has gained increasing recognition and her designs are well sought after by customers.
Crystal brings to her teaching a wealth of professional practice and technical knowledge, with particular focus on jewellery design solutions that address customers’ needs and preferences as well as the assessment of the quality of jewellery. She has expertise in strategies that will enhance the aesthetic aspect of jewellery design as well as identify emerging jewellery trends.