A designer specialising in trend & colour analysis for the fashion industry, set dressing, styling and visual merchandising for retail window displays and bespoke textile designing for theatre and events.
Set dressing & styling Installation & Snagging Bespoke textile work Assembling & Making Clients include: Harrods, Dyson, Byredo, Wedgewood, Marks & Spencer,Illum (Danish department store) plus many more.
- Creating seasonal fabric and colour mood boards for fashion consultancy presentations for clients such as V&A, John Lewis, Primark, C&A, etc. - Producing digital layouts on Photoshop and InDesign - Sourcing imagery and fabrics for moodboards and workshops. - Peclers trendbook client meetings at both their company headquarters and at Premier Vision Trade show, Paris. Clients include: Accessorize & Monsoon, Clarks, Whistles, River Island plus many more. - Research for London Guide retail reports for the Peclers trend books.
Designing and painting an 8x5m wall mural for the Right to Dream Football academy in Ghana.
Making large aluminium, creased boxes which were then chrome painted to mimic the appearance of wrapped presents. The boxes were used as plinths to display Mulberry handbags. (Through working at Millington Associates)
- Assembling and dressing a hanging perfume bottle installation for My Burberry perfume launch to go in stores around the UK. - Dressing and installing display curtains to unveil the new Autumn/Winter 2016 collection at Harrods. - Installing the Harrods Christmas Window display of woodland animals. (Through working at Millington Associates)
Commissioned to create a 6x4m fabric tapestry backdrop for the musician Diabel Cissokho’s album launch Tambacounda Express.
Patek Philippe Geneve watch installation in stores around Europe. - Assembling and dressing miniature Perspex birds, flowers and insects. - Upholstering velvet wooden panels. (Through working at Millington Associates)
- Making and dressing a hanging flower window display for the Equinox perfume launch. - Designing and sewing 2x4m bows for giant perfume bottle window display for the Luna perfume launch. (Through working at Millington Associates)
Commissioned to make four flags for the aerial dance performance The Four Fridas.
One year in textiles incorporating print, weave and knit, before specialising in embroidery for a further three years. I specialised in large scale textile wall hangings, usually with elements of patchwork, beading, embellishment and hand painted print design. This was with the aim to work in the set design, events and visual display world.
Art Foundation which included three months trying out all creative disciplines such as Fine Art, Animation, Illustration, 3D Design, Fashion & Textiles. I specialised in Textiles for the remainder six months.