karl johnson

Designer sportwear

  • LocationUnited Kingdom



  • Fashion
  • Visual Arts
  • Drawing
  • Design
  • Excel
  • Illustrator
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


Sales Assistant

Nike Town

Oct 2005
  • Product team leader for nike Sb Action sports


Freelance Designer

Life ACT Sportwear

Jul 2009 - Jan 2010
  • •Creating graphic artwork for t-shirt apparel and jacket apparel •Assisting & designing men’s sportswear fixed bike summer products gear collection •Assisting on technical jacket projects •Sourcing fabric from china and admin input on first sales executing KPI


Freelance Designer

Akqa/nike ID London

Mar 2007 - Nov 2008
  • •Assisting photographer with digital photographs for Nike ID studio display •Creating graphic logos with the use of Illustrator and Photoshop


Assistant Designer

Jonathan Saunders

Jun 2003 - Sep 2004
  • •Assisting designer on women’s wear textile range •Source fabrics from china and UK factory stores •Assist designer with Pattern cutting on final collection


Junior Graphic Designer

Russell’s Signs Ltd

Aug 1998 - Sep 1999
  • •Illustrating animated characters covers for game companies and Toy brands. •Direct designing for companies e.g. Gap, Toyota & online web design •Designing computer imagery for bill board display •Data collection use of Microsoft office and excel



Womenswear Design Technology

University of Arts London College of Fashion

Sep 2002 - Apr 2004
  • BA (Hons)


Design Graphics

University of Arts London College of Fashion

Sep 1999 - Apr 2001
  • BTEC National Diploma