With a degree is Graphic Design and a Masters degree in Art, coupled by a number of years practicing her craft in the advertising and retail industries in Indonesia and the UK, there is no reason why ____ wouldn’t succeed in forging an illustrious career working for an advertising or design company.
However, “deep inside” she knew that it wasn’t for her. Following her gut and fuelled by enormous support from her family, ____ left her job and started Bits&Bobs, a contemporary gift shop that embraces concepts and ideas.
Based in Jakarta, Bits&Bobs aspires to create an assortment of creative items using original ideas without forgetting the function of each product, as it plays a major role in the concept. bits & bobs' products range from reversible pouches to 3D cards and handheld ice lolly fans.
_____ thoroughly enjoys the process of learning. Apparent as she shares, “I find it really fun that I get to learn new skills to support the buinsess. One of them was when I attended a basic sewing course in Singapore to understand more about product creation, specifically for bags”.
In 5 years’ time, she hopes to be still doing what she loves and to open her first concept store.
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