Isabella Gruizinga is graduating with a double bachelor’s degree in Design and Business from Swinburne University of Technology. She has always been a creative type, spending most of her final years of high school in the Viscom classroom and painting in her spare time.

Having majored in Communication Design and Marketing, Isabella has learned to create design with purpose and for change. Her experience in marketing provides all the vital skill sets to analyse and adapt a business to best benefit it in its current climate. These abilities are crucial for sustaining a carefully managed piece of work with a personal touch. Something important to Isabella is working in a creative space, alongside other creatives.

Having a mum who is an artist and a dad as a designer, it was destined that her maths skills wouldn’t be the greatest, but instead be surrounded by creativity growing up has without a doubt stuck with her and shaped her into who she is today. In her spare time, she loves to create hands-on crafts, such as miniature watercolour portraits. Aside from the creative stuff, she loves to travel, spend time with her dog and watch tv shows aimlessly.