aly english-murray is a textile/surface print artist & cad designer, graphic designer living, laughing and working in new york city.

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QUALIFICATIONS: print design, colorways, color reduction, cad/flat sketching, technical packages a.k.a tech packs, apparel, accessories, art direction, illustration, communication aly english-murray is a textile/surface print artist & cad designer with a keen eye for design, color palettes & trend. her strengths include creating original prints (repeat & placement) and flats, and cleaning & reduction of existing prints. SKILLS: illustrator, photoshop, indesign, creative suite, microsoft excel, pc, mac EXPERIENCE independent textile print artist & cad designer; clients in: fashion apparel & accessories; 2011 - present * develop fun & witty prints for fashion apparel & accessories; repeats & placement. * perform color reduction on existing prints to limit colors used in production. * create and maintain cad flat sketches for pitching collections and cad boards. * recolor and produce colorways. independent graphic designer, clients in: fashion apparel &accessories; 2010 - present * create print design for apparel & accessories brands; collateral, fashion accessories, visual merchandising; typography and illustration. * liaise with creative directors and other designers to ensure consistent brand message. * collaborate with art directors, copywriters, and production managers to produce artwork according to design specifications. production designer, universal music group; 2005 - 2010 * laid out collateral, packaging, typography for label partners &retailers. * re-launched major archival project with art assets going back 15+ years. * increased retrieval of workable art files by 3x since takingover project. interior designer, tdp design center; 2004 - 2005 * used cad to build floorplan designs for kitchens, bathrooms,and other spaces. * sourced materials using product knowledge. EDUCATION fashion institute of technology, professional studies certificate in computer essentials for fashion design; 2014 baruch college, bachelor of arts in graphic design; 2005


fashion institute of technology professional studies certificate, computer essentials for fashion design 2013 (expected) baruch college bachelor of arts, graphic design 2005



vividly featured artist, vividly 2013 • vividly — a community for fashion-forward, custom-designed apparel — introduces featured artists for the launch of their e-commerce shop.