She will be chatting to us about her design philosophies and sharing some stories and experiences from her journey so far, in the hope of inspiring and empowering others to pursue their own creative goals.
About the speaker
Kitiya Palaskas is a designer and maker specialising in the creation of props, installations, sets and imagery using craft-based techniques. Her work is tactile, colourful and playful, and spans the advertising, entertainment and retail industries. Her clients have included Lego, Etsy, Sportsgirl, Peter Alexander, SBS, Frankie Magazine, and Lily Allen, amongst others. Alongside her commercial work Kitiya writes DIY articles for a variety of publications, teaches craft workshops and small business short courses for creatives, and mentors young people who are interested in pursuing careers in the arts. She is passionate about empowering and inspiring others to harness their talents and pursue their chosen creative paths with confidence. Most recently, Kitiya has developed a playful product range exploring her love of colour, pattern and bold silhouettes.