Well-rounded Fashion Designer and Illustrator, adept at designing and altering garments made from all types of fabrics and materials. Experienced in patternmaking, sewing and taking accurate measurements. Highly proficient working with computer applications and artist software, and well-acquainted with most standard office suites. Adept at creating and modifying base patterns and flats by hand and on a computer.
Self starter, willing to learn and investigate new and better ways of getting the job done.
Reliable as well as punctual.
Willing and able to learn new skills and approaches to complete tasks in a fast and efficient manner.
Superb attention to detail
Team-oriented and flexible, willing and able to work well in a fast paced environment.
Able to perform several tasks concurrently with ease and professionalism.
Energetic, strong work ethic and a desire to learn.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Strong desire to assist and supply phenomenal customer service and experience.
Ambitious, artistic, and versatile.
Excellent creative design skills.
Proficient in conceptual design.
Well-acquainted in Adobe Creative Suite & Microsoft Office Suite.
High awareness of artist tools and techniques.
Strong passion for fashion, footwear, and apparel.
Varied interests, with a knowledge and curiosity for many forms of media, art, and subject matter.
Team Member New York, New YorkPret A Manger/Aug 2015 to Apr 2016
Operated register when
assigned to be cashier.
Contributed to the
maintenance of the store appearance according to company policy.
Consistently filled the
display cubicles with fresh food and product throughout the day.
Welcomed customers and
identified their needs providing kind and accessible customer service.
Given training and
authorization on fast food and hot drink preparation.
responsibility and various tasks when working opening and closing
Retail Sales Associate Edwardsville, IllinoisHeroic Adventures/Dec 2014 to Jul 2015
Operated register, processing transactions when needed.
Required to have an extensive knowledge of comic books both classic and contemporary.
Welcomed and assisted customers by identifying their needs and answering questions in regards to store supply and releases.
Given considerable responsibility and various tasks when working opening and closing shifts.
Contributed to the maintenance of the store appearance according to company policy.
Member, Lead Graphic Designer/Illustrator New York, New YorkBlack Student Union - Fashion Institute of Technology/Aug 2014 to May 2015
Tasked with the design of promotional posters and ads for student union events.
Assisted with fundraising, preparation, and planning for events and trips.
Graphic Design and Illustration Client WorkJun 2012 to Current
Designed logo, graphics, and typeface for handbag startup.
Designed logos, graphics, and typefaces for numerous music talents.
Designed logo and illustrations for menswear startup.
Designed logo for local hair styling venture.
Illustrated numerous portraits and illustrations for individuals.
Illustrated concept art for planned mobile application.
Associate of Applied Science: Menswear DesignFashion Institute of Technology2018New York, New York
Fall 2016 - Current
Pattern-making, Sewing, Tailoring, and Knitwear courses
Menswear Design and Illustration courses
Fashion and Textiles course
Associate of Applied Science: IllustrationFashion Institute of Technology2014New York, New York
Placed on Deans List first and second year of two-year degree
Numerous life drawing courses
Fashion illustration courses
Seminar on Computer Aided Design
Fashion Economics course
Renaissance Art History course
Film History Course
Graphic Design and IllustrationSchool of the Art Institute ChicagoChicago, Illinois