I am a graduate of Kent State University's school of Fashion Design. I consider myself to be a bridal and formal wear designer. I am an ambitious designer, a talented pattern maker, and a very good seamstress. The items that I have posted is just a small glimpse into my portfolio.

Work Samples

  • Senior Collection

  • Inspirations and Customer Profiles

  • Figure Drawings and Flats

Work History

Tara D. Bass 4710 Loretta Ave. Cincinnati, OH 45230 (513)602-9039 Tdbass1306@Gmail.com Objective To obtain a full time bridal fashion job. Education Kent State University Kent, OH Shannon Rodgers and Jerry Silverman School of Fashion Design and Merchandising Bachelor of Arts degree, Fashion Design May 2010 3.04 G.P.A. 3.21Major G.P.A. Honors/Awards Dean’s list Kent State Trustee Scholarship Skills Knowledgeable in Illustrator, Skilled with Photoshop, Proficient in Euphoria, Experienced at pattern making and draping, Qualified seamstress Internship Abercrombie & Fitch- New Albany, OH Summer 2009 • Transferred flats into Illustrator • Created line sheets • Made color by styles • Data input • Attended design meeting • Organized seasonal line boards Job Experience MyHabit.com/ Amazon.com, Hebron, KY, Cincinnati, OH Dec2011- present Stylist Cincinnati Recreation Commission, Cincinnati, OH Summer2004-2008 Lifeguard • Survey the pool area for safety • Performs rescues and first aid • Conflict resolution • Pool maintenance • Weekly drill to keep up with rescue skills • Taught swim lessons and Guard Start • Coached swim team Miami Corporation, Cincinnati, OH School year 2006-2008 • Data Input Kahny Printing, Cincinnati, OH School year2003-2006 • Filing • Letter coalition • Book assembly


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