About

EDCATION:
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Textile Design
Moore College of Art and Design
Philadelphia, PA
May 2009

TECHNOLOGY :
Mac and PC Platforms
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign

RELATED SKILLS:
Fabric Dyeing: shibori resist techniques, batik, and hand painting
Yarn dyeing: ikat, hand painting, and batch dyeing
Machine and Hand sewing
Pattern-making, drafting and draping

RELATED EXPERIENCE:
Freelance Designer/Photographer
Various Companies
Harrisburg/Philadelphia, PA
Dec. 2010-Present
-Designed business cards for various local Harrisburg small businesses
-Photographed and edited graphics for local contracting business website
-Developed T Shirt designs for up and coming Philadelphia record label
-Created and sold handbags using patent pending fabric for Spring 2009 collection

 Workshop Instructor
 Moore College of Art and Design
 Philadelphia, PA
 Feb. 2010

-Instructed MCAD’s Alumni Association workshop inspired by Senior Thesis Collection
-Prepared detailed lesson plan and print outs for students to execute a design of their own

 Intern/Block Printer
 Galbraith and Paul
 Philadelphia, PA
 June 2008-Jan. 2009

-Learned to professionally consult with clients who visited the showroom
-Block printed pillows and yardage for high-end market sales
-Maintained an organized and clean design studio

OTHER EXPERIENCE:
Server/Bartender
Frankford Hall - Starr Restaurant Group
Philadelphia, PA
May 2011-Present
-Provides hospitable service to patrons in the restaurant’s beer garden
-Executes daily operations of inventory set up and station cleanliness

 Cash Application Representative
 Select Medical Corporation
 Feb. 2010-Dec. 2010

-Posted various forms of payments into company and patient accounts
-Communicated and assisted multiple clinics with entries of payments and services
-Worked cooperatively with teammates to meet monthly goals

ACCOMPLISHMENTS:
-Received honorary Presidential Dean’s Scholarship during tenure at Moore College of Art and Design
-Proprietor of Patent Pending woven recycled plastic bag fabric in April of 2009
-Featured on the front page of The Patriot News for innovative accessory design June of 2009

Specialties

  • Print Design
  • Fashion
  • Color
  • Textile Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Photography