Gökşin Kurt was born in Ankara in 1978. She graduated from Uludağ University in 2000 and majored in International Relations. She worked at several companies relating human resources until 2006. In 2004, she learned how to make jewelry at Cafer Ağa Medresesi. She took a class on jewelry design at the Ankara Finishing School and on oil painting at Nur Tekin’s workshop as well.