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  • Emma Simpkins

    Emma Simpkins

    London, United Kingdom

I am a professional, enthusiastic,experienced graphic, print and embroidery designer specializing in baby and toddler children's wear. I am working freelance and looking to take on new projects.

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<p><strong>CAREER PROFILE</strong></p> <ul> <li>Experienced graphic print and embroidery designer specializing in all areas of baby and toddler children's wear.</li> <li>Proven ability to interpret trend and fashion direction to develop a highly commercial and profitable range of children's clothing.</li> <li>Develop detailed creative designs within specified deadlines whilst maintaining customer brand integrity.</li> <li>Professional, enthusiastic and passionate designer with an excellent eye for colour and detail.</li> </ul> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>KEY STRENGTHS</strong></p> <ul> <li>Strong organisation and time management skills with the proven ability to work to deadline.<strong></strong></li> <li>Proactive in driving own technical abilities and personal development.</li> <li>Keen commercial awareness, identifying target areas of potential growth within relevant markets</li> <li>Able to build strong working relationships using confident presentational and liasing skills&nbsp; to bring newness and drive sales within ranges.</li> </ul> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>KEY EXPERIENCE</strong></p> <ul> <li><strong></strong>Working on both P.C and MAC</li> <li>Proficient in Illustrator and Photoshop</li> <li>Producing highly specified artworks for factories and suppliers showing design repeats, scale for graphic and print development.</li> </ul>


EDUCATION AND TRAINING WEB 4 DESIGN 2011 Illustrator and Photoshop training for print and graphics CENTRAL ST MARTINS 1993-1992 MA Textile Design CHELSEA SCHOOL OF ART 1988-1992 B.A Hons in Textile Design BTEC Higher National Diploma NORTH DEVON COLLEGE 1987-1988 BTEC National diploma in Art and Design