- Macclesfield, GB
- £10 /hr
- Available now
I am a highly motivated, enthusiastic and creative Individual with a passion for design, in particular textiles and surface pattern.
I graduated from the new postgraduate coursemore...I am a highly motivated, enthusiastic and creative Individual with a passion for design, in particular textiles and surface pattern.
I graduated from the new postgraduate course MA Design LAB at Manchester School of Art in 2009 that I progressed onto after successfully completing a BA (Hons) in Textile Design there in 2008 with a 2.1.
More recently I have successfully graduated from a specialist training course in AVA CAD CAM software aimed at designing computer graphics for the textile market.
I specialise in creating contemporary surface pattern and print designs for the textile design market and private commission, producing individual, bespoke experiences.
Flowers are a continuing theme in my work. These coupled with other beautiful botanicals continue to provide me with a wonderful source of inspiration.
Whether I am working on my own collection or for a private commission, my artwork can be tailored to a particular space, project or aesthetic.
I have proficient knowledge of, and skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design and AVA CAD CAM software, Strong communicational skills, and the ability to create contemporary, Innovative designs.
I have also worked on live briefs (both at University and for private commissions) where I have produced a range of different design work that has further broadened my portfolio.
I am Currently employed as a Designer within a Home Furnishing Company.
I would gladly accept offers for Freelance Design work to undertake in my spare time.
Area Covered: Cheshire, Manchester
Work Experience Summary: I have a Bachelors Degree in Textile Design, MA in Design and have worked on a few freelance and commission based projects. I am currently employed as a Bedding Designer for a Home Furnishing Company.
Education Summary: AVA CAD CAM Specialist Training Programme(2010)
MA Design LAB (2009)
BA Hons Textile Design(2008)
Art & Design Foundation Diploma (2005)
AVCE Double Award Art & Design (2004)
MA Graduate/Freelance Textile Designer