Do you really want to delete project Wistful Flotsam?
Do you really want to delete project Gujarati Flora?
I am a textile designer with 14 months experiences with textile design, graphic design and product development. In my previous roles I have been part of developing textile products, surface designs and digital designs. These positions have been in small studios and teams where I wore many hats. I could be a designer one day, administrations officer the next and a project manager the third. I possess BA (textile design) and advanced CAD and MS office skills. With a passion for materials, tech and craft; customer relations, ethics and organization; I aspire to be a significant member of the creative industries.
Fashion brand sales manager, market stall holder and general studio assistant. A hands on, do-it-all kind of gig.
Key responsibilities • Design Research • Social media graphics development • Photography and retouching (adobe photoshop) • Working to deadlines completing client projects • Design of infographics • Typography and layout
Key Responsibilities: • Design Research • Design of prints, placement & a/o • Re-color Designs • Technical notation & Quality control of manufacture • Manufacture of textile products • Fulfilling Online orders • Project management • Social Media management and promotion • Photography & Retouching (Adobe Photoshop) • Working to deadlines completing client projects • Fabric Finishes • Print production • Typography
Key Responsibilities: • Design development • Woven design • Manufacture of wool yarn/textile products • Website development/re-imaging/management • Fulfilling orders • Photo shoot organization • Working to deadlines completing client projects • Market stall management/sales • Printed Textiles Design • Digital Print • Fast-paced working environment • Adobe Creative Suite • Working pro-actively and on own initiative • Brief fulfillment skills
Key Responsibilities: • Setup/management of new branch store • Sales • Banking/money management • Budget management • Customer support • Liaising between store staff and HQ management • Opening/closing procedures • Maintaining stock • Store to store orders/deliveries • Visual merchandising of store • Stockroom organization/tidiness • Multitasking
Key Responsibilities: • Creating Social Media Marketing Strategies for clients • Setup of Social Media accounts for clients • Generating relevant and engaging social media content • Managing Social Media channels on behalf of clients • Creating/managing social media competitions/call to actions
Textile Design: knit, silkscreen printing, weaving, illustration, surface decoration, surface manipulation.
Art, Design, Communication and Architecture
Industry award project with RMIT University. Was shortlisted for my range of vintage surface designs. https://www.instagram.com/p/BDfPUAMHEFb/?taken-by=bjornerikssontextiles
Recycle and upcycle IKEA fabrics into new products. I proposed a lampshade of scrap pieces.