Cecelia Morgan is completing BA Graphic Design Communication this June. She talks to us about her latest projects, redefining the modern heroine and making the most of being a student.

Hi Cecelia, where are you from?

Harrogate, England.

Describe your experience at Chelsea in three words

Challenging, exploratory, frustrating.

Tell us about what you are working on for your final show

Tales of a Modern Princess, a project based on three classical characters who have been plonked into modern society as millennials; naturally everything goes very wrong for them.

Tales of a Modern Princess - Cecelia Morgan - BA Graphic Design Communication

Tales of a Modern Princess – Cecelia Morgan – BA Graphic Design Communication

What has been your greatest challenge so far in working towards the degree show?

Narrowing down my favourite images!

What do you see yourself doing after you graduate, what are your career ambitions?

I would love to be a Creative Director, coming up with ideas for shoots and bringing them to life!

What have you most enjoyed about studying at Chelsea?

Expanding my practice. Having the tools to improve is pretty awesome.

What have you most enjoyed about the area around Chelsea? Any tips?

Tate Modern.

Tales of a Modern Princess - Cecelia Morgan - BA Graphic Design Communication

Tales of a Modern Princess – Cecelia Morgan – BA Graphic Design Communication

What would you say to someone who is thinking about doing your course? Any advice?

Make the most of everything, including the tutors, the facilities, even if it seems as though you don’t have time, make time.

Related links:

See more work on Cecelia’s website

Find out more about our BA Graphic Design Communication course

See more of our students’ work at the Degree Show