Kate is an official ambassador and mentor for Global Sisters, an Australian organisation that supports and trains women to create craft works from their own kitchen benches. Many of these women are from refugee communities, and whilst unable to participate in mainstream employment, are experienced in the traditional arts and crafts from their homeland - silk dying, weaving, … [Read more...] about Kate Sutton’s passionate support for Global Sisters
In this Balance series, Deborah chats with creative entrepreneur and designer, Kate Sutton, founder of Uberkate personalised jewellery. Deb asks Kate about the period when she discovered the popularity of her jewellery designs meant demand was going to overtake production. At this point of deciding whether to create a full-time business from what started as a part-time … [Read more...] about Uberkate: Was there a mentor figure during your career change?
It’s always fascinating to meet people who have immersed themselves in one profession, and hear what made them then decide to change career paths. Some people are lucky enough to discover their true passion in life, and it’s always inspiring and uplifting to hear that they’ve achieved success and happiness. Today on Balance we're talking with one of these lucky people - the … [Read more...] about Meet the creative entrepreneur behind Uberkate jewellery