Anke van der Linden is a jewellery designer from Shelley Beach, KwaZulu-Natal. She completed her Diploma in Jewellery Design and Manufacturing at the Durban University of Technology in 2017 and currently completing her B-tech in the same field.
When creating, van der Linden is drawn to organic and botanical forms which is reflected in her jewellery. The young designer believes that as a designer, one must always be open to Ideas wherever you may be, sometimes the best ideas come to you at the most unexpected times and places.
Her most successful design project is a platinum ring titled 'Undulation' that she designed and made for the 2017 PlatAfrica awards.