• Victoria Krawiec

    Visual Designer

    Los Angeles, CA

A forward-thinking creative and proactive individual who takes direction well with keen attention to details and possesses inventive resourcefulness. In search of a full time position within a creative office environment. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator CS4. Internet proficiency in Mail Chimp, Pinterest, Instagram, Wordpress, Blogger, Twitter and Facebook. Familiar with Dream Weaver.

Work Samples

  • Window Display Design

  • Exhibit Design-Oct. 2012 l.a. int'l textile show

  • Hand drawn Illustrations

Work History

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE Twin Dragon Marketing | Gardena, CA 5/2013 – present Creative Marketing and Social Media Manager ? Liason between affiliates and company, handles outreach for Invista LYCRA® and Lenzing® marketing campaign collaborations for various trade shows including LA textile, Kingpins, Texworld NYC, USA and Denim by PREMIÉR Vision. ? Establishes new visuals and content for contemporary website and creates web graphics for Sourcing Journal Online advertisement banners. ? Initiated Wordpress blog and Twitter account, writes content, styles and photographs content for these media outlets. ? Creates eblasts for new product campaigns, styles and photographes content, maintained 500+ client database. ? Designs and implements denim laundry wash samples for merchandising product. ? Provides styling assistance for ecommerce photoshoots for sister company, Level 99. California Market Center | Los Angeles, CA 6/2012 - 5/2013 Marketing Department Assistant & Blog Content Photographer ? Styled and photographed merchandise for e-blasts, blogs and Instagram. ? Prepared files for the California Market Center Press Blog. ? Designed and built props and merchandised textile displays for the bi-annual LA textile show. Bebe (Headquarters) | Century City, CA 2/2012 - 4/2012 Visual Department Assistant ? Managed and organized clothing samples for Workwear, Career and Party collections. ? Assisted in weekly flagship store mannequin styling and floorplan rearrangement. Banana Republic | Palos Verdes, CA 10/2011 - 1/2012 Visual Stylist ? Dressed and styled mannequins in alignment with the seasonal concept book, completing six male and female mannequins within a four hour shift that encouraged customer enticement. ? Improvised accessories depending on in-store product availability utilizing dynamic styling intuition, which had a 100% impact on sales. Forever 21 (Headquarters) | Los Angeles, CA 8/2010 - 7/2011 Image Selector ? Advised model pose direction while motivating a team of 3 photographers and managed image photo selection. ? Conceptualized online marketing promotions and provided art direction for beauty product photo shoots. ART DIRECTION SKILLS Basic Digital Photography Skills Model Posing Direction Prop Building and Styling Photo Composition and Styling Fashion Styling Graphic Design for Print, Web and Textiles Hand Drawing and Painting Skills Humorous Hard Working Team Player and Motivator SOFTWARE SKILLS Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator CS5 Microsoft Suite 2013 Digital File Manipulation for Web or Print Social Media Platform Proficient - Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Wordpress, Pinterest, Google Analytics, Mail Chimp, Tumblr, Pinterest FREELANCE WORK Window Displays, Stanton and James, Downtown LA boutique Miniature Set Design and Prop Building, realtalktime.com Model Direction and Visual Designer, myfidmfashionclub.com INTERNSHIPS Visual Display Assistant, Anthropologie Pre-production Assistant, American Eagle Outfitters Fashion Promotion Coordinator, Love Brigade Textile Designer, Angel Textiles

Education

  • FASHION INSTITUTE OF DESIGN AND MERCHANDISING

    • ASSOCIATE OF ARTS VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS
    • 2009 - 2010
  • STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AT BUFFALO

    • BACHELOR OF SCIENCE Fashion and Textile Technology
    • 2003 - 2007
  • FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

    • INTERNSHIP PROGRAM & SURFACE DESIGN CLASS
    • 2006

Specialties

Affiliations

FIDM is a NASAD accredited school of art and design

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