Anne Kennett is a fourth generation jeweller at Kennett Crafted Jewels.
Q. DESCRIBE YOURSELF IN 3 WORDS
A. Upbeat, energetic, generous.
Q. WHAT IS THE TRAIT YOU MOST DISLIKE ABOUT YOURSELF?
A. Lack of confidence in new social settings.
Q. WHAT DID YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU WERE GROWING UP?
A. A policewoman.
Q.WHAT CONNECTONS, IF ANY, ARE THERE BETWEEN YOUR PREVIOUS CAREER IN THE DAIRY INDUSTRY AND YOUR CURRENT PROFESSION?
A. I went from one yellow commodity to another eg. butter to gold which back then the former was the more expensive of the two.
Q. WHAT IS THE WORST JOB YOUVE EVER DONE?
A. Working in a medical lab cleaning and disposing of medical samples.
Q. WHAT IS THE SINGLE BEST THING ABOUT BEING A JEWELLER?
A. The presentation of one of my completed designs.
Q. WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE GEMSTONE?
A. Sphene (titanite).
Q. GUILTIEST PLEASURE
A. My one cigarette per year.
Q. WHAT KEEPS YOU UP AT NIGHT?
A. My immortality.