Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Microsoft Office, 2D Rendering, Graphic Design, Photography. Highly experienced in all aspects of production, manufacturing, printing, cut & sew, and tech packs.
Nov. 2017 – Present
Steinberg Designs & Fabrication Pasadena, Ca
Collaboration with a team of eight to create an acrylic neon art installation for RedSpace Designs and Arts Center College of Design auto showcase. Overseeing of construction and assembly of light boxes, assisting with wiring, and coordinating display layout with project manager.
West Brands LLC Calabasas, Ca
Consulting for The Kids Supply team to help develop a streamline design process for artist Harlow Cockrell. Collaboration with Adidas Yeezy Boost. Duties included research and organization of all materials used to ensure quality and sustainability. Implementation of a design template to help create a more consistent design system and reduce logistical errors.
Feb. 2016- Dec. 2016
Oaks Designs Accessories City Of Industry, Ca
Creative direction of all art content from web, product shots for bag and accessories line. Worked with a team of six freelance artists to develop print and knit patterns. Responsible for providing market research, mood boards and seasonal pantone color direction. Also worked with freelance photographers to create website, social media, and look book content for market shows Magic Las Vegas and Agenda Long Beach.
Oct. 2014-Jan. 2016
Beautiful Giant Trading Co. Los Angeles, Ca
Creative direction of young men’s apparel sector. Forecasting of trends and management of merchandise development from concept to production, including completion of tech packs, fabric selections, lab dip and strike-off approvals. Worked closely with overseas manufacturers to ensure product standards. Also responsible for CAD and design direction for SMU projects with Forever 21 and Urban Outfitters.
Jun. 2006- Aug 2011
Soulful Commandoe LLC Los Angeles, Ca
Assistant Designer – developing textiles and graphics for knits, hats, backpacks, and other soft goods. Also responsible for collaborative SMU projects with UVT (Us Vs Them) and Sixhundred LA, including design direction and sponsorship decks. Assiting with artist stylist collaborations for Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, and Will.I.Am. In 2009, helped successfully launch a Flagship store in Downtown LA where duties included creating CAD/design of floor plan, layout for furniture, and product placement.