lucy burgess

Womenswear Print Design Assistant

Level
Junior
Location
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
Availability
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About me

Printed Textile Designer Womenswear Print designer and Textiles in Practice graduate from Manchester School of Art. I create my designs from my own hand painted artwork which is then digitally manipulated to create a contemporary look. I enjoy creating artworks for a wide range of contexts and working collaboratively on new ideas and projects. Within my work, I enjoy combining my interests in historical art, history and the various patterns and forms found in nature. I also love working with colour and creating exciting colourways for my designs.

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Skills

  • Print
  • Design
  • Painting
  • Repeat Pattern
  • Adobe Create Suite
  • Colour Matching
  • Mood Boards
  • Design Research
  • Presentation Design
  • Embroidery

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Joules Clothing

    Work history

    Currently

    Print design assistant

    Joules Clothing

    Sep 2017
    • Market Harborough, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • While at Joules I have developed many different artwork styles reflecting many themes for a wide range of clothing items including, Embroideries, intarsias, t-shirt graphics, placement prints and repeats. And cover prints such as florals, ditsies, paisleys, geos, conversationals and abstract prints I have experience creating prints and artworks from research beginnings for a wide range of contexts at a fast pace and to a high standard and I feel my work and ideas would be well suited to your company. I work independently on design briefs but also edit the designs and colours of others work and colour match for the rest of the design team. My role also includes sending out artwork specs, and working closely with design and production teams. For my current role at Joules I am required to use Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator on a daily basis for editing and creating designs across a range of products and have developed strong computer design skills .

    Education

    2017

    Sep 2014 - Aug 2017
    • Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Textiles in Practice- Specialising in print design for an interiors context.

    Awards

    2017

    FIRST PRIZE WINNER-LACUNA PRESS DIGITAL PRINT DESIGN GRANT COMPETITION 2017

    Lacuna Press

    • Design brief: A selection of current designs to be chosen for sponsorship Award: A Sponsorship grant towards my degree show using Lacuna Press fabric.

    2017

    FIRST PRIZE WINNER- NEVILLE JOHNSON COLLABORATIVE PROJECT- BEDROOM FURNITURE DESIGN BRIEF 2017

    Neville Johnson

    • Design brief: A Fully costed proposal for a product within a high-end bedroom context that could be mass produced. Working Collaboratively with a 3D design student, we created a proposal for a new bed headboard design. We used laser etching and cutting technology alongside traditional upholstery techniques to create our design prototypes which won us first prize of sponsorship for our studies.

    2016

    Young furniture makers/ Muirhead Design competition winner

    Young furniture maker exhibition

    • http://www.furnituremakers.org.uk/news/muirhead-leather-design-competition-winner-announced/ Design brief: To create a design to be digitally printed onto leather, a design which must show the capabilities of digital printing technology and not distract from the natural characteristics of the leather. Award: Work experience with both Andrew Muirhead and Allermuir. To assist in creating and upholstering an upholstered piece of furniture with my winning design which was exhibited at the 100% Design Show in London