BHAVIKA MAKWANA +91 8928242772
A keen learner looking forward to use my design skills & knowledge in learning & contributing towards better design solutions.
My idea of design is finding solutions to everyday problems and designing products that would bring a positive change and create a better everyday in people’s lives.
English, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi
Simplicity will stand out, while complexity will get lost in the crowd — KEVIN BARNETT This is what motivates me to explore, experiment and enjoy designing.
SOFTWARE Rhinoceros Keyshot
- Freelancer (2016 - Current) Worked as a freelance designer/artist, graphic design projects, branding, handmade products designs, etc.
- The Renaissance, Pune (November 2016 - December 2016) Teaching Assistant. Preparing students for Design and Architecture entrance exams.
- 3F Design Studio, Pune (December 2015 - March 2016) My project was to redesign a dining table for SEC A1A2 to enhance the dining experience. Degree Project Internship included entire product design process, from research to final prototype.
- Samuchit Enviro. Tech. Pvt. Ltd., Pune. (May 2015 - July 2015) Studied and analyzed the products of the company, CAD models of the products, designing user manuals and instructional videos for the products. - DRDO (Robotics Department), Pune (May 2013 - June 2013) My responsibilities as a team member included research, studying and analyzing the product, redesigning the control trolley for robot, studying materials and ergonomics for the control trolley. - Virtual Marketing Intern - Ambi Pur (P&G)
EDUCATION - Symbiosis Institute of Design, Pune (2012-2016) Bachelor of Industrial Design ( CGPA: 3.295 ) - S M Choksey Jr. College, Pune (2012) Class 12 ( Computer Science ) - S M Choksey School, Pune (2010) Class 10
ACTIVITIES/ACHIEVEMENTS 2017 - Semi finalist - Innovator in Masterpiece 2017, Dubai. 2016 - Preparing students for Design entrance exams at The Renaissance, Pune. - Volunteer at SGKS, Pune. 2015 - Member of Installation team for DZMA 15’,Symbiosis Design & Media fest. 2014 - Member of the organizing committee for LAKSHYA- 24 hr sketching event at SID. - Volunteered to design furniture for TARA Mobile Creche (NGO) head office. - Participated in d.Tour design workshop at IDC,IIT Bombay. 2013 - Organiser and teacher at Art Cubs Summer camp.
Photoshop Indesign Vray Creo
HAND SKILLS Paper
COURSES LEARNT Principles of Design Elements of Design Materials and Processes Research and Analysis Engineering Drawing Product Analysis & Detailing CAD modelling 2D and 3D Ergonomics Simple Product Design Form Studies User Centric Design Futuristic Product Design