Riaan van Biljon

Graphic and Surface designer ( Textiles)

Level
Senior
Location
Cape Town, South Africa
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Side Hustles

  • Graphic and Surface designer ( Textiles)
  • Graphic and Surface designer ( Textiles)
  • Graphic and Surface designer ( Textiles)

About me

I have been a Graphic Textile Designer for over 14 years, where I have had the opportunity to work in both repro and design.I pride myself in being a dedicated, reliable , hardworking and creative designer who can efficiently work through heavy workloads not letting detail get the better of me. I Have a can do attitude, innovative ideas and a willingness to go the extra mile.

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Skills

  • Print Design
  • Illustration
  • Graphic Design
  • Vector Design
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Coreldraw
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Conceptualisation
  • Print Campaigns
  • Screen Printing

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Barrie Cline Clothing

    • T

      Tao -Promotions

      • R

        Reliance Clothing

        • B

          B&H Printhouse

          Work history

          Currently

          Freelance designer

          Esmée Studio London

          Dec 2019
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Working as a freelance designer with Esmée Studios London. Dealing with Surface design for garments as well as Graphic design.

          Currently

          Freelance Designer

          Ajay Apparel

          Oct 2019
          • Cape Town, South Africa
          • Freelance
          • I do freelance design for Ajay Apparrel .Mostly Garment mockup's of designs showing different Print , Embroidery and other embellishments on garments to help with presentations and Tech Packs.

          Currently

          Graphic designer

          Reliance Clothing

          Jun 2019
          • Cape Town, South Africa
          • Freelance
          • I have been a Freelance Designer for Reliance Clothing since June 2019 . I have mainly been dealing with placement prints for women's wear. Mostly screen print design.

          2018

          Senior Designer

          Barrie Cline Clothing

          May 2014 - Oct 2018
          • Cape Town, South Africa
          • Full Time
          • I have been with Barrie Cline clothing since 2014. I have been designing running meter fabrics for various ladies wear brands in Truworths. I have an extensive knowledge of all the areas , say it be Allover design , engineered prints. I design in a way to make it the most cost effective with the best results .

          2014

          Graphic designer

          Tao -Promotions

          Sep 2006 - Apr 2014
          • Cape Town, South Africa
          • Full Time
          • I was employed as a Graphic Designer . Work consisting of concepts , design, separations for screen printing be it spot color , index or Simulated . Digital print setup and design for garment on a Kornit printer . Embroidery design and setup as well as vinyl and Lazer etching

          2006

          Graphic designer

          B&H Printhouse

          May 2004 - Jul 2006
          • Cape Town, South Africa
          • Full Time
          • I Worked as as a Graphic designer dealing with print design for various chain stores such as Woolworths , Truworths and Ackermans .

          Education

          2001

          Feb 2000 - Feb 2001
          • Cape Town, South Africa
          • I Studied First year 3d design at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology , where after I left to pursue a carrier in Textile Design