Graphic designer and avid researcher with a special interest in trends, art direction and publishing. Currently studying part-time for my MA in Graphic Design and Art Direction at Manchester School of Art, where my practice is focusing on design for food and health with a view to working with the public with interactive works and events. Also working on self-directed project FILLER zine, a trend-focused publication encouraging discussion around lifestyle and food trends in relation to our mental health and wellbeing.Locked Pro Plan feature
Work included designing and creating new promotional material for HI CACTI including information cards, product/still life shoots, visual merchandising, and helping with organising and sending out orders.
Demonstrated previously acquired customer service skills in order to provide a friendly, efficient and personal shopping experience. Duties included answering queries and serving customers. Increased knowledge of visual merchandising and trends both within the brand and seasonally. Participated in in-store incentives to maximise sales, e.g. became make-up department specialist to increase sales in this department by product placement and VM.
Managed footwear concession at Topman. Solely responsible for visual merchandising in response to seasonal and brand capsule trends, stock management, POS and seasonal sales, calculating sales figures and pushing sales to reach the Company’s targets, and communicating with Head Office and other contacts. Prioritised creative visual displays and placement of products around store to maximise sales.
Second Class Honours (Upper Division), specialising in imaging and graphic design.
Merit (UAL Awarding Body) specialising in Fashion Communication & Promotion.