Winnie is a graduate of McGill University and a recipient of the James McGill Award, as well as the Betty Jacques Travelling Scholarship in 1985.
She was a potter for 14 years before she started her own line of unique handcrafted porcelain jewelry in 1988. With emphasis on simplicity and elegance, her work can be seen in many museums, galleries, arts & crafts stores and fashion boutiques across Canada.
Winnie Tam is an award winning designer who creates beautiful hand-crafted porcelain jewelry for individual collectors around the world. Her unique line of wild life animals, cat, and dog brooches will appeal to pet lovers, and her artistic jewelry to those who appreciate simple, elegant, and wearable art
Winnie resides and works in the Kitsilano area in Vancouver, B.C. Canada.