My name is Andy Febus and I'm a Footwear Designer/ Freelancer. A little bit about me. I'm a college graduate from T.C.I college, located in NYC majored in Digital Media Arts. I’m currently a Freelance designer for private companies. I assist Director and design team develop sketches, graphic concepts, fashion lifestyle, sports concepts, and preparation for meetings. I also assist maintaining the organization of the Cad designs and manage showroom displays collections as well. I'm highly skilled in Adobe suites and other programs (word, excel, outlook), addition to hand-sketching and creating beautiful (easy to read) specs. I welcome the opportunity to meet and discuss how eager to design extensively for any company. Should this be of interest, feel free to via email me at your convenience. Hope to hear from you soon, thank you for your consideration and have a great day! :-)

Work Samples

  • Footwear designs

  • CARTERS

  • Puma crib shoes

Work History

  • Men's Footwear Design Intern

    • Kenneth Cole Productions
    • New York, NY
    • Oct 2013 - Dec 2013 (2 months)

    -Assisting in creating visual trend direction through image boards.
    -Contributing to footwear concept ideas through sketching and logos.
    -Assisting in creating graphic as well as hardware elements to be used on
    footwear throughout the line.
    -Helping the team prepare visual print materials (posters, books, etc) to support
    the line creative direction.
    -Assisting in creating showroom displays through graphics and/or props to
    communicate product stories.

  • Women Handbag/Accessories Freelance Assistant Designer

    • Vince Camuto Group
    • New York, NY
    • Nov 2013 - Dec 2013 (1 month)

    -Collaborate with Senior Designer/Director on seasonal fabric and design direction,
    executing silhouette, fit and sketches for women.
    -Create quickly and accurately CAD and execute technical specs in Adobe Illustrator.
    Produced prints in Adobe Illustrator.
    -Ability to make clean line sheets, and edit photos.

  • PUMA Socks Assistant Designer

    • United Legwear
    • New york, United States
    • Oct 2012 - May 2013 (7 months)

    -Support Designer(s) and Design Director preliminary designing new trends including:
    develop concepts for all genders, assemble presentation boards for meetings,
    prepare mock-ups.
    -Conceptualize idea patterns/color trend direction and interpret into artwork
    appropriate for all gender Puma and lic’s brands.
    -Create Illustrator sketches, prepare specification line sheets and update as necessary.
    Have strategic and creative meetings with Design Group.
    -Maintenance of designs in Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) system.
    Review lab dips, send comments to vendors, factories and maintain color standards.

  • Women's Footwear designer/Freelancer

    • Totes Isotoner
    • New York, NY
    • Aug 2012 - Oct 2012 (2 months)

    -Assist the director and design team in the design process for women’s spring/summer’13 season women sandals.
    -Sketch up sandals and CAD flat sketches using Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop.
    -Highly involved in the creative execution input on final designs and cost efficiency.

  • Carter's Footwear Design Intern

    • Vida Group Int.
    • New York, NY
    • Oct 2011 - Feb 2012 (4 months)

    -Assist Senior Designer by providing support in the creation and execution of innovative footwear designs for Carter's.
    -Assist with daily work including filing/organizing showrooms and updating mechanical drawings.
    -Research and identify graphic trends that are relevant to the Kids customer,maintain awareness of current information, market trends.
    -Build relationship with cross-functional team.
    -Maintain awareness of the corporate calendar and help meet all deadlines,shop the market on a regular basis for ideas and inspiration.
    -Preparation of inspiration/trend boards using creative methods.

Education

  • T.C.I College of Technology

    • Associates of Applied Science Digital Media Arts
    • 2010
  • TCI College

    • ASSOCIATED DEGREE Digital Media Arts
    • 2008 - 2010

Specialties

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