Carina Wong

 

Carina Wong is the Founder and Artistic Director of HETING Jewellery. HETING Jewellery is the embodiment of her artistic energy and inspiration, rooted in her philosophy of finding balance and harmony by combining natural aesthetics and design. Carina’s creative passion has seen her explore and master varied forms of crafts ranging from calligraphy, beading, wood carving to metal-smithing and gemology.

 

Having graduated from the Gemological Institute of America in Hong Kong, Carina’s delicate eye for the finest details led her into a world of wonder, gazing into every stone as though it were a universe unto itself. Coupled with her deep understanding of colour, texture, form and material, this enthusiasm saw HETING Jewellery blossomed to life in 2015, fusing her artisanal experiences with the world of haute joaillerie.

 

Through her unique designs, she seeks to connect the timeless energy of the natural world with her clients, encouraging them to find elegance in the mysticism of organic forms. Her appreciation and dedication to craftsmanship infuses her collection with rich stories, intricate details and a vision to reimagine fine jewellery.

 

Carina & Eames strongly believes that the human hand is irreplaceable when it comes to creating objets d’art, and supports the importance of preserving and continuing this heritage, passing this knowledge and skills to the next generation of craftspeople. HETING proudly embraces this honesty in its strive for perfection. 

Eames Jee Wan

 

Eames Jee Wan is the Brand Creative Director of HETING Jewellery. His creative journey stemmed from the artistic immersion while growing up in the cultural capital of London. Started at an early age, Eames’ fascination with the diversity in the art & crafts, music, food & culture. It was by chance that he became an apprentice at a small vintage boutique that had a lot of rare and discerning artisanal goods. Based in the heart of Petticoat Lane, a thriving melting-pot in East London during the 90’s, having met many peculiar kind of customers that had strongly influenced his later explorations.

 

Graduate from Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, with a BA (Hons) in Environmental, Architecture, Spatial and Artefact Design (RIBA). He subsequently trained & practiced at Keith William Architects and Adjaye Associates in London as a Designer in architecture, interior & furniture. Paying particular attention to social and environmental issues paired with exploring different uses of materials and technology.

 

A few years on, Eames decided to return to retail & fashion, where he embarked on as a Buyer & Brand Creative,  applying his design experiences and artistic perspectives, to search and curate for likes of  Oki-ni, Lane Crawford and American Rag Cie, sporting around independents, contemporary and avant-garde designers; an echo of his aesthetic taste & oddity. Eames’ has an empathy and interest with the notions of anthropology and the relationships between artisans, craft, environment and the natural world around them, bringing HETING a creative perspective and aesthetic that is celebrated.