Nidhi Yasha Keynotes GIA Mumbai Graduation Ceremony
The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) held a special graduation ceremony for students of its globally recognised Jewelry Design (JD) Certificate course in Mumbai. Costume designer Nidhi Yasha, owner and creative director of design service company The NY Studio, Mumbai was one of the keynote speakers at the event. Yasha shared her experiences, challenges and opportunities in the jewellery design industry, highlighting a growing demand for costume jewellery in television and film.
“At GIA, we give students the best possible platform to enter into the professional world of jewellery design. They leave GIA with the confidence to create unique and exquisite jewellery, which is essential to succeeding in the industry,” added Nirupa Bhatt, managing director of GIA in India and the Middle East.
Nidhi Yasha (in a sari) and GIA country head, sales Apoorva Deshingkar (third from left) along with the graduating class.