A vibrant, innovative individual, creating original content and capturing a vision with unique ideas/designs. Possessing a keen eye for detail in creative/art direction, styling, prop /still life and textile design whilst exhibiting fresh concepts in approach and execution. With experience from visual merchandising for Designers Guild, retail, assistant for set design, still life, fashion editorials and art department for fashion brands, TV/film and products. Independent but keen to collaborate and assist within a team of like-minded people. Outgoing and extremely personable, adding a splash of my own personality. I am continuing to push myself further, gaining experience and building knowledge in this field by producing personal shoots.Locked Pro Plan feature
Assistant set design, still life and fashion - Tara Holmes – (September 2018 - 21st January 2019) Set Design - L’officiel Italia, still life – Product Sephora (2019), Fashion brand Hackett SS19, MATCHSMAN – Valentino (2018) • Assisting different stylists with preparation for projects, using a range of props to help capture a moment and create a vision. • Being on stand by throughout the day and assisting the models and creative team on set. • Flexibility and understanding the brands brief, thinking fast to solve any issues by using different props.
Assisting the fashion team with post production, styling assistant on shoot and administrative duties • Communicating with various fashion PR companies • Assisting the fashion creative director, fashion editor and celebrity stylist throughout the day • Maintaining all fashion cupboards insuring items are returned, credits for clothes are written up and generally helping the office
Warner Brother Studios/ Saam Farahmand - art film - Titan X Sourcing, prop making and being fully involved on set to create visual effects with props, materials/ mediums as well as creating fresh floral installations. • Product sourcing in prop houses and shops, on stand by on set when the head of department is not available • Working with the team to ensure that every scene has the correct props and materials
Display Assistant ( Maternity Cover). Assisting with displaying/styling all aspects of Designers Guild products in four different stores, creating innovative window installations and exciting displays to promote internal and external designers products. • Working independently to tight deadlines, such as the 2018 Design Week, the opening of the new Paint Shop, as well as preparing for magazine previews, client meetings and events. • Creating interesting content for Instagram by uploading images and videos that capture different aspects of the brand. • Selecting fabrics from AW18 collection to be upholstered onto a range of unique furniture models ready to display in specific areas in the store for the next season. • Developed practical DIY skills through visual planning and construction of displays around the stores. • Assisting with the prompt ordering and deliveries of best-selling stock to increase sales, ensuring designer and customer satisfaction.
Collaborated with contemporary fashion brand Native Youth, creating and designing the spring/summer 2016 men and women's fashion lookbook. Proved a highly successful addition to the art direction team, working closely with artists, photographers and models to ensure a rewarding collection. • Painting, illustrating and printing designs, editing images and coordinating the overall tone and palette. • Involved with videography and the making of behind-the-scenes short films documenting the creation process.