Monday, May 15, 2017

Jewellery Design: Joanne T Presentation

The Raffles Jewellery Design programme hosted visiting Malaysian jewellery artist, Joanne Tan (brand name: Joanne T.) for an inspirational discussion and presentation on her edgy and conceptual jewellery.

Trained as a scientist, she moved through various areas in the field of design: primarily architecture and fashion prior to finding her passion in jewellery design in London. Working in gold and pearls Joanne T. stretches the boundaries that define body ornamentation.

Unique to the styles found in Malaysia, Joanne T has a significant following in Europe and the West.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Jewellery Design: Pandora Presentation - May 12

Rachel Loh, Retail Operations Executive of Pandora Jewellery, a subsidiary of Habib Jewels Franchise, and her training assistant Aaron, joined our Raffles Jewellery Design students on May 12.

Rachel and Aaron gave an engaging and lively presentation about the design, production and marketing strategies for Pandora as they are looking to hire our Jewellery Design graduates for positions at Pandora and Habib.

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Friday, May 12, 2017


Objective of Visit:
Manual film processing was once a common practice among photographers and hobbyists. Now, with the advent of digital camera technology, the process of manual developing has become a lost art. Mastering this process will give you a greater appreciation and understanding of the true art of photography.

Monday, April 17, 2017

World Vision Art with Heart Award Ceremony 2017

Congratulations to our Visual Communication students, Fazuliana binti Ahmad and Lee Wan Qi on winning the World Vision Malaysia’s Art with Heart Design Contest on April 7, 2017. Both winners were greatly impressed by the generous prizes sponsored by Mon Cheri Essentials and Seiko Malaysia!

Throughout the contest, the winners and all participants put in much research to create their final designs, helping people to understand World Vision’s work better. The needs around the world are still great, World Vision hope that everyone will do their part to raise awareness in creative ways and help children and communities to rise above poverty.

Photo taken from World Vision Facebook

Visual Communication: Incubation Room Opening & Meet & Greet (A-A1)

We welcome all new students to our VCDM club! We hope everyone enjoyed their time, and get to know about our club, and members! Special thanks to VCDM committee president Fong Shin Yi, who supported to make it happen with planning and preparation, and all group leaders! See you around the campus, and have a great term ahead!

Incubation Room Facelift Project was initiated by VC program director Fiyon Neau. The project is now completed with full supports and hours of volunteering from VCDM students, VCDM Alumnus, and our school, Raffles College of Higher Education KL, and the last and not least, with a special volunteer’s extra hard work with his dedication towards young generation. This room is created for our VCDM students to fully utilize to develop creative ideas, equipped with facilities for their usage such as light box, books, paper stock samples, design references, and many others. We hope VCDM students enjoy using this room while they are studying at Raffles KL, and also hope that many great ideas can be generated from this space.

VCDM is short name for Visual Communication and Digital Media, combined group of 2 departments. Students will participate in the club’s activities, events, and attend special sharing with industrial guest speakers hosted by the club while they are studying at Raffles College of Higher Education, Kuala Lumpur.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Lot 10 Celebrates Earth Hour with Green Furniture Design Exhibition by Raffles College KL

Lot 10 launched its sustainability campaign "Together We Can Make A Better World" in support of Earth Hour 2017 and in collaboration with two partners, Raffles College of Higher Education and Kloth Cares by Kloth Lifestyle. The event was attended by Joseph Yeoh (Vice President of YTL Land & Development and YTL Hotels & Properties), Mr. Wan Azmawi bin Dato' Wan Azmi (Chief Executive Officer of Raffles College of Higher Education) and Mr. Woon Foo Wen (Chief Executive Officer of Green Tech Malaysia Alliances Sdn Bhd representing Kloth Cares by Kloth Lifestyle).

One of the highlight of the Lot 10's Earth Hour Campaign is the Green Furniture Design Exhibition by Raffles College of Higher Education taking centre stage at the Concourse of Lot 10 until 29th March 2017. Students from the Interior Design Faculty have proposed mall furniture based on the theme of Green and Sustainability, using recycle/recyclable material.

The exhibition showcase student's artwork presentation with final visual, conceptual development and sketches of their creations. The public can view these creative interpretations and vote for their favorite piece by submitting vote entry at Lot 1- Cheerleader's Counter by 2nd April 2017. They can also vote online and the top three creations with the highest votes will be fabricated and placed within the mall!

Let's make a better world, log in to Lot 10 Kuala Lumpur Facebook page and vote now!

Friday, March 17, 2017

JD Client Presentation

Last week Jewelry Design students presented their final business proposal for Design Management with Miss Yohanis, the Director of Lidari Jewellery.

Miss Yohanis has chosen the best design from the final project and planned to make the design into a collection and exhibit in a Fashion show. The design is outstanding with special kudos due to Esther Ng’s effort. Jewelery Design Department would like to thank Miss Yohanis from Lidari Jewellery for JD Client Presentationher contribution and guidance to our students.

Raffles College of Higher Education Kuala Lumpur