skills  |

  • Experience with resin moulding, two part mould making & casting 
  • Rhinoceros - Level 1 course completed at RMIT, 2017.
  • 3D modeling, preparing files for a laser cutter, operating a laser cutter as well as laser cutting many different mediums from silk through to resin and wood
  • 3D printing using a makerbot, model making
  • Pattern making, digitising patterns, sewing & dying fabric
  • Experience with ceramics
  • Leather moulding, sewing with leather, leather bag making, as well as a leather-making workshop completed with Tim Swainson, 2013

  • Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Product Design. AUT University, 2014
  • Bachelor of Design in Fashion. AUT University, 2013


product
experience  |

  • Solo 'Sophia Hattingh' Exhibition @ Tür Studio, Auckland (2015).
  • Work showcased @ 'Better By Design' CEO Conference (2015).
  • AUT Product Design Graduate Exhibition (2014).

fashion
experience  |

  • Group exhibition and pop-up store 'No One' at no.1 Remuera Road, New Market, Auckland (2016).
  • Solo 'Sophia Hattingh' Exhibition at Tür Studio, Auckland (2015).
  • Design and Personal Assistant for 'Liz Mitchell', Auckland (2014).
  • Dunedin iD Awards Finalist (2014).
  • AUT Rookie Show (2013).
  • Workroom Assistant for 'Maaike' (2013).
  • Work displayed in the Annual 'Fashion in Motion' Showcase held in collaboration with Auckland City Art Gallery (2012).
  • Assistant Stylist to 'Oliver Guyon' (2012).
  • Head Dresser @ AUT Rookie (2012).
  • Dresser @ AUT Rookie (2011).

art
exhibitions  |

  • Assistant Food Stylist for 'Mentis Studios' (2016).
  • 'Title, Title What's a Title' co-curated by Hana Aoake and Mya Middleton @ YES Collective (2015).