New York, NY
Apr 2014 - Present (7 years 6 months)
Assistant CAD Designer
Golden Touch Imports Inc.
Sep 2013 - Apr 2014 (7 months)
Create screen prints and designs for clothing and edit/clean up various types of patterns and create pattern repeats in Adobe Illustrator/Photoshop. Draw technical flat illustrations in Illustrator. Create CAD presentations for prints and flats. Work with Pantone chips and swatches to decide colors for design concepts. Give creative opinion on design work and process. Prepare artwork for production. Involved with designs in juniors for top retailers and department stores.
Jun 2013 - Sep 2013 (3 months)
Acted as a liason between factory and office/studio. Illustrated technical flats in Adobe Illustrator for lookbook and line sheets. Prepared cutter's must. Cut and sewed samples for production. Altered patterns. Sourced fabrics in Midtown. Helped gather images and research for design concept.
DH Studios Inc.
Feb 2013 - May 2013 (3 months)
Work with specking, flat illustrations, work in Word/Excel sheets, learn about pattern making, and manufacturing. Attend manufacture meetings.
Jan 2012 - Aug 2012 (7 months)
Created patterns and sewed the mock ups for samples.