JENNIFER SUSAN PUSENKOFF is a German born jewelry designer with a genuine background in her field. Her interest and ever present passion for the arts, fashion and design brought her to seek inspiration in nature and culture through travelling and the pursuit of an artistic formation from a very young age on at various places including the prestigious Central Saint Martin’s in London and first work experiences with a fashion designer in New York City and a global luxury group in Germany.
She decided to study the world of International Business to conquer the creative world. After obtaining her Master’s degree at the University of Maastricht and specializing in Fashion Management at the University Luigi Bocconi in Milan, she strengthened her creative abilities by obtaining a formal education through a Fashion Design Diploma at Istituto Marangoni in Milan and related Image Consultancy and Costume history certificates in Paris.
Her love for beautiful things of all kinds and attention to the smallest details has strengthened her aesthetic vision and fostered an eclectic sense of style that has vested the wish to continue her path in the precious field of jewelry and gemstones. She has following earned a diploma in Applied Jewelry Arts at the world-renowned Gemological Institute of America in California. She is trained in the whole production process for modern jewelry manufacturing including traditional goldsmithing and stone setting techniques, wax carving, casting, enameling and specializes in jewelry design where she both realizes her ideas through hand renderings, hand-fabrication, as well as state of the art 3D design modeling.
She is a certified Graduate Gemologist (GIA, Carlsbad), Diamond Grader (HRD, Antwerp), Pearl Grader (GIA, New York City) and Accredited Jewelry Professional (GIA).
Jennifer Susan Pusenkoff was appointed president of the GIA Alumni Association Germany in 2015 striving to foster networking opportunities through the exchange of information and organization of events for gemstone and jewelry professionals, as well as like-minded individuals. She is a member of the Women’s Jewelry Association (WJA) and the German Gemmological Association (DGemG). Jennifer Susan Pusenkoff was the first prize winner of the Coke Light Fashion Contest, as well as the recipient of the Students’ Choice Award for Jewelry Design at the GIA in Carlsbad, California.
After having lived in and travelled to the world’s major fashion capitols the designer is now based in her hometown Cologne, Germany, where she founded her company and her design studio, manufacturing facilities and atelier are located. The designer creates bespoke jewelry pieces and fashion accessories, as well as performs design and business consulting.
Her first unique jewelry collection is going to be launched in 2018 under the brand name JENNIFER PUSENKOFF JEWELS.Being minimalist and maximalist
ALWAYS AND NEVER THE SAME
ALWAYS AND NEVER THE SAME Jennifer Pusenkoff