Valeska is a multi-award winning designer, with over 30 years of professional design experience, gaining her international acclaim.
After a successful year career as a graphic designer in advertising and magazine design during the 1990s, Valeska transitioned into jewellery design, winning the AJA Award for innovation before moving to New York, and accessorising some of the biggest stars in the music and entertainment industry.
After licencing her jewellery brand to an international distributor in 2013, Valeska studied a Bachelor of Fashion at Australia's premier fashion design school, Fashion Design Studio (FDS), where she won The Woolmark Sponsorship Prize, before being invited to showcase her collection at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, along with a nine month exhibition at Sydney's Powerhouse Museum.
Valeska graduated from FDS as the NSW Creative Design and
Ideation Student of the Year.
Valeska has since launched an interior architecture and design consultancy after winning an HIA Home Design Award, and continues to work in the industry while studying her Masters of Design at UNSW.