Resume


 

EDUCATION:

University of California, Davis
B.S. in Design, concentration in Fashion and Textiles, June 2007, GPA:  3.96

HONORS AND AWARDS:

2007                  Departmental Citation For Outstanding Undergraduate Accomplishment in Design, UCD
2007                  Excellence in Design, UCD Design Department
2007                  Outstanding Contribution to Design, UCD Department
2007                  Design History Award, UCD Design Department
2007                  First Place, Design By Design Show, UCD Design Museum
2007                  Best of Show, First Place in Category, UCD Fashion Research Conference
2006                  Recipient, President’s Undergraduate Fellowship
2006-2007        Presenter, UCD Undergraduate Research Conference
2005                  Honorable Mention for Art to Wear, Pacific International Quilt Festival    
2005                  Exhibitor, International Textile & Apparel Association    
2005                  Second Place, UCD Fashion Research Conference
2005                  Exhibitor, Design By Design Show, UCD Design Museum
2005-2007        University of California Regents Scholarship
2005                  Member, Phi Kappa Phi
2005                  Member, Golden Key
2004                  Member, The National Society of Collegiate Scholars
2004-2005        Jack T. Pickett Scholarship
2004-2005        Edward Kraft Prize Scholarship
2003-2004        Henry A. Jastro Scholarship

SKILLS AND EXPERTISE:

Fashion Design 

  • Pattern Drafting  
  • Draping    
  • Fashion Illustration 
  • Specs and Flats 

Computer Programs

  • PAD System for CAD
  • Adobe Photoshop 
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Style Draper

Textile Design

  • Silk Screen Printing
  • Weaving
  • Digital Inkjet Printing
  • Surface Design—dyes and pigments

EXPERIENCE:

2007-Present    Silica Surf Co., San Carlos, CA
                            Technical/Graphic Designer

  • Drawing flats and writing construction instructions
  •  Creating surface designs
  • Maintaining Website

2007                Ana Lisa Hedstrom Designs, Emeryville, CA
                            Intern

  • Assist with surface design and embellishment techniques
  • Helping with production

 2007               UC Davis Design Department, Davis, CA

                             Sewing Lab Assistant

  • Maintaining machines and equipment
  • Assisting students

2006                Flavia Dawson, San Francisco, CA
                             PAD Instructor

  • Instruction in using the PAD System for CAD
  • Assistance in digitizing patterns

2003               UC Davis Design Department, Davis, CA
                             Teaching Assistant 

  • Answering student questions
  • Organizing study sessions

2003-2007        UCD Runway Designers Club, Davis, CA

  • Organizing and producing design student fashion shows
  • Participating in fashion shows
  • Creating garment collections to present in fashion shows

Leadership:

  • 2004-2006:  Fundraising Committee Co-chair
  • 2006-2007:  Club Co-president/Fashion show chair

RELATED EXPERIENCE:

2006-present        Painting Instructor
2003-present        Watercolor Artist
2000-present        Muralist
2000-present        Jewelry Designer