Raven Gosney is a shoe designer and artist. Her design expertise includes high-end fashion, casual dress, Western and contemporary footwear across the United States, Canada, Great Britain, and Europe.
After completing undergraduate work in English and Fine Arts in Texas and London, she completed her masters in Fine Art from West Dean College, an English arts and crafts school, founded by Edward James the patron of surrealist artists.
Raven followed her Fine Art masters with footwear design at Cordwainers College, London College of Fashion. She completed this specialized degree with honors and has since worked for a variety of brands including Marc Jacobs in New York City, F-Troupe in London, and Ariat in California. She has also crafted original illustrations to adorn shoe boxes, retail windows, and marketing materials to promote lines and styles.
When she isn’t designing shoes and developing product ideas, she makes time for other creative pursuits including travel, drawing, painting, and creative writing.