Jewelry design  CAD  Gemvision Matrix Rhino 3

Cate Minich 
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Contact me: cate@cateminich.com

Experience

Designer / Model Maker
 
Diana Michaels, Inc., New Hope, PA     2010-2012
Custom bridal and other fine jewelry pieces.
Worked with customers to design individualized
custom, fine jewelry pieces.
Responsible for costing, rendering and communication with
customers and bench jewelers through project completion.
Operated Solid Scape and DWS 3D printers.

Rubertones CAD & Casting Division, Philadelphia, PA     9/2009-4/2010
Custom bridal and other fine jewelry pieces.

EPS Platinum, Warminster PA     2007-2008
Custom bridal and other fine jewelry pieces.

Lagos, Inc., Philadelphia, PA     2000-2007
High end "Bridge" jewelry for sale in fine
department stores and select
independent jewelry retailers.
Created several full collections.
Operated Solid Scape 3D printer
Provided technical documentation for in-house and overseas manufacture 

Jeweler

Kathy Emerson Studio, Richmond, VA     1995-1997
Fabricated production of jewelry in silver,
gold and semi-precious stones using
traditional bench techniques.


Contract client list available on request.
 
Education

Master of Fine Arts, 2000
Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Elkins Park, PA
Crafts Department, Metals/Jewelry/CAD-CAM area

Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1996
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Crafts Department, Metals & Jewelry