- Date of birth: 12.02.1964, Bolzano
- Residence: Bolzano, Via Fucine 4
- Family: one son (1996) - one daughter (1999)
Article in the “Corriere dell’Alto Adige” newspaper, 28.11.2008
Diploma at G. Pascoli, High School specializing in education, Bolzano
Gap year abroad, six months England and six months in Austria
Modelling and confectioning courses, Bolzano
English course in London (1 month)
Fashion designer and modeller diploma at l’Istituto Artistico dell’Abbigliamento Marangoni , Milan.
Socio-economic analysis course on cooperatives with in-depth look at problematics connected to social cooperatives at ISCOOP Bolzano (one year)
Tailoring and knitwear workshops at Carpiformazione, Vocational Training company (1 year)
“Donne Imprenditrici” at ‘Formaper’ (training Agency of the Milan Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Craft and Agriculture), Milan
German courses, in Italy and abroad
Management course for heads of cooperatives, ISCOOP, Bolzano (1 year)
Felting techniques courses in South Tyrol and Germany( Brigitte Zoschg, Helga Schwabl, Inge Bauer, Edith Stiefenhofer, Scharlotte Seemisch, Marion Kasmair, Istvan Vidak,Beatrix Schaaf Giesser, Judith Pocs, Heidi Greb).
Patchwork techniques with Loredana Beltrani
Natural tinctures courses at Maria Elda Salice association, Merano
Patchwork courses held by Paola Voggler Tracanelli, Bolzano.
Master tailor congress, Bolzano.
International symposium on natural tinctures, La Rochell, France ISEND 2011
Collaboration with Gabriele Cappucci’s styling studio: woman’s shoes summer and winter collection
Designer/Fashion stylist at Studio Stilistico dell’Acqua e Guarnieri, Milano.
Collaboration with C.I.R.S. ( Comitato Italiano Reinserimento Sociale ) di Bolzano in the role of fashion consultant and as knitwear design teacher.
Collaboration with stylist Mirta Bonometti, Parma: planning of trendsetting panels and prèt a porter female collections
Fashion studio of Romeo Gigli, Milan: designs woman collection
Primary school teacher at Italian and German schools in South Tyrol
Founder, President and administrative director of social cooperative KREA, Bolzano, the main aim of which is that of reintroducing women, with a social disadvantage, back into the work force. The cooperative took care of decoration and sales of ceramic porcelain and glass objects/trinkets.
Collaboration with social cooperative Aquarius, Bolzano as head for product project creation for the confectioning laboratory/department.
Collaboration with Manu association – free workshops teaching sewing, felting and natural tinting for children and adults.
Produces clothing and accessory collection in felt
Felt jewellery exposition at the Modern art Museum of Merano, during the Natalia exposition 2004 and 2005
“Caffè delle donne” (Womans’ bar): Felt clothing and accessory exposition, Bolzano
Opens own Ateleir, Via Amalfi 37/D Bolzano
Takes part in the Kunstart (Bolzano), Abilmente (Vicenza), Fa la cosa giusta(Milano), Filz-Mundus-Feltro (Rio Pusteria) trade fairs and Christmas Market, Lana.
Wins first prize for creative competition ”La tascia de Gana” by the Ladin magazine Gana
Collaboration with the Tourist Organization of Tesimo, organising role in the for the renewal of felted artworks along the international felt artwork path..
Collaboration with R&D department of Thun, Bolzano: realisation of felt prototipes
Trainer of marketable products module on the ESF course PENELOPE – course aimed at introduction of tailoring job opportunities for women with social disadvantages.
Takes part in and presents own collection of clothing and accessories at
1) show of alternative fashion at Trento
2) fair “Fa la cosa giusta” at trento
3) fair “Kreativ” and fair for newly weds “Marry me” at Bolzano