Mar 302012

Aleysha Howarth

Designer Profile

Coin Update recently caught up with Perth Mint designer Aleysha Howarth.

As one of the forces behind the Mint’s Australian Opal series, Aleysha has special interest in innovative design in modern numismatics.

“Collectors want to see exciting things and The Perth Mint is constantly pushing the boundaries. It’s great to be able to be a part of that,” she explained.

Find out more about Aleysha’s life as a designer at The Perth Mint, including what coin programs she’s found most satisfying, how the Opal series came about, and what motivates her to keep designing.

Read now: Perth Mint Designer Aleysha Howarth – Coin Update


  2 Responses to “Why I love designing coins for a living”

  1. Your 2012 koala design is simply stunning. It’s one of those designs that keeps growing on you. It’s the best design koala ever. Thanks


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