Customer Service Associate
Jul 2013 - Present (8 years)
In addition to the usual responsibilities of a retail associate, I regularly assist in visual merchandising and seasonal updates to product displays and signage, as well as work one-on-one with clients to build custom print orders and consult on the design of wedding invitations. About once a month, I teach a crafting workshop of a seasonal curriculum.
Freelance Design Consultant
Jun 2012 - Dec 2012 (6 months)
My primary task was to create technical drawings of handbags to the client’s specifications to assist in her start-up accessory company. I also drafted patterns based on these technical drawings and constructed samples.
Apparel Design Intern
Sep 2012 - Dec 2012 (3 months)
As an intern, I worked extensively in Illustrator on technical flats, edited and updated designs in the PRM system, and participated in fit sessions and meetings throughout the design process.
Jun 2012 - Aug 2012 (2 months)
I designed, drafted and constructed the uniform for the titular character and consulted with the director on looks and styling. I also designed and created props and promotional posters.