Miss World Barbados
Name : Taisha CARRINGTON
Age : 18 (pageant year 2011)
Height : 1.67 m (5 ft 5 1⁄2 in)
Hometown : Bridgetown
Languages : English & basic Spanish & French
Miss World 2011, the 61st edition of the Miss World pageant is scheduled to take place at the Earls Court Exhibition Centre on November 6, 2011 in London. Miss World 2010, Alexandria Mills of the United States will crown her successor at the end of the event.
Taisha describes herself as extremely creative and aspires to become an architect and interior designer. She hopes to design large scale buildings in Barbados to boost her country’s tourism. Hobbies include: art, dancing, drama and poetry. Taisha has five dogs, a tortoise and a stray cat.
Tell us a little something about your Country ?
Barbados is an island rich in culture and history, known for its ability to live up to high standards of larger countries.
Future ambitions ?
To become an architect in visual arts and interior design and design large scale buildings such as 5* hotels in order to boost my country’s tourism.
I am a charismatic, determined and talented young lady who has big dreams and works to accomplish them.
Determinations seldom fails.
Favourite food ?
My favourite meal is sweet potato pie and chicken.
Favourite Music / Books ?
I love most genres and prefer to read educational material.
Do you have any pets ?
Yes! I have five dogs, a tortoise and a stray cat we feed but does not stay the night.
What is the proudest moment of your life or most memorable day?
The proudest moment of my life would be the day I learned I had received the 2nd highest grade in an Art examination in the Caribbean.
Special Talents ?
I am good at visual arts, painting, sculpting, pottery and murals.
Any other interesting facts ?
I was featured on CNN at the age of five to prove that I had drawn a fruit basket since it was found unbelievable that a child of five could draw so succinctly at such a young age.