Tag Archives: Design & Technology

Architect

Architect

Vicki (27) is a recently qualified architect working at a small practice. She talks about the enjoyment of planning a project with the end users and seeing the completed buildings in use. On our blog she describes how the seven … Take me to the video

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Fashion Designer

Fashion Designer

Not a member but want to watch this interview? Robyn (29) always wanted to be a wedding dress designer. She explains the process of designing a dress for a bride and how her business works. For contrast she also designs … Take me to the video

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Artist

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Tristan describes his life as an artist and talks about the different income streams open to artists. Take me to the video

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Design Manager

Design Manager

Mike (aged 26) began working for BAM Construction as a site engineer and now, as design manager, works closely with the construction teams and architects to ensure the drawings are ‘buildable’. This requires excellent technical skills and the ability to give … Take me to the video

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Packaging Designer

Packaging Designer

Not a member but want to watch this interview? Jo (aged 25) enjoyed Design Technology at school and went on to study Product Design at university.  She works for a large manufacturing organisation designing the boxes that products are stored … Take me to the video

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Conservation Officer

Conservation Officer (Assistant)

Louise (aged 25) describes the roles of restorers and conservators working on the collections at The Discovery Museum and talks about the need for good chemistry and physics for conservation work plus plenty of patience. She also talks about her … Take me to the video

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Gallery Assistant

Gallery Assistant

Eli, aged 23, works for a small specialist art gallery where she is involved in all aspects of the business. She has a great deal of interaction with gallery visitors and with the artists themselves. Other tasks include hanging exhibitions, … Take me to the video

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Lead World Artist

Video Game Background Artist

Max, aged 27, is a technical artist and he generates the ‘world art’ for games at Electronic Arts. He works closely with the art director and producer. At the start of a project he makes simple 2D computer models until … Take me to the video

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Inventor

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Gilo (29), founder of Parajet UK, began researching and designing aircraft while still at school.  He left at 17 years, and borrowed money for a trip to Japan where he made a deal for design rights for a recreational aircraft. … Take me to the video

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Head of Design

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Will (29) is a design engineer and leads the design team at Brompton Bicycle, manufacturers of folding bikes. He is responsible for improving design of all parts of the bikes from brakes to saddlebags, and is constantly looking for the best … Take me to the video

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