My role includes assisting the photographer with light setup and positioning. Communicating effectively with the customer ensuring that the photographer is fully aware of the client’s needs. Making assertive decisions quickly when it comes to choosing the most successful shots to show the clients and editing these appropriately.
Assisting the fabric sourcing team, this inculded attending meetings with mills and clients choosing apropraite fabrics for various fashion projects. Assisting with out of office trips to fabric shops and retailers. Emailing and chasing bulk and sample orders from various mills, keeping a close reccord of these orders ensuring bulk orders filed and deliverd to the correct design department. i was resposible for alliasng with designers about any requiremets or improvmentts they may have regarding bulk orders and following this up with the mill.
Exhibitor. OXO Tower, South Bank. Bargehouse. London.
Islington Contemporary Art & Design Show. Candid Arts. London
Working alongside the print team putting desgns into repeat, adjusting and creating fashion prints to fit the designers vison. I was given the responsibilty of completing from start to finish the design and trend boards for the Red Herring Winter 2017 collection. This included research of trends, fabrics and prints. An important part of this project was presenting my findings and ideas to the head designers and buyers which helped me to filter down the research to fit the Debenhams customer.
Lora is a set designer and prop stylist. My tasks included working alongside Lora on a tight project deadline for a shop window display, I spent my time creating large 3D flower props out of paper, this work placement was very hands on and gave me the ability to work big yet fast under a tight deadline.
New Designers Exhibitor, 2015. Buisness Design Centre, London
My responsibilities included coming up with engaging art activities suitable for children and teenagers ages 6 -14. Presenting the tasks clearly and confidently to children and other staff members. Working alongside the children helping them with ideas and adapting these tasks to their individual abilities.