With nearly 10 years of print, pattern and color behind me, I have a passion and a talent for connecting creative development with strategic business decisions. 


Experience

Creative Director, CLOTH&CURIOS, Mar. 2016 to present

CLOTH&CURIOS is a boutique print design studio. I manage a team of freelance designers and artists, while providing creative direction for all artwork development.


 

Brand Design Manager, IMBU, Aug. 2015 to Mar. 2016

Leveraging my industry knowledge, my experience as Apparel Print Stylist, and my continuing education in business and marketing, I took on a new role to assist in the rebranding of AirDye Solutions into a 'textile tech startup' called IMBU. 


 

Apparel Print Stylist, AirDye Solutions, Aug. 2013 to Aug. 2015

AirDye Solutions was a heat transfer paper company and converter for fashion and home. I was responsible for the design, development and merchandising of their open-line print collection for apparel.

 


 

CAD Artist, G-III Apparel Group, Feb. 2011 to Aug. 2013

Working as part of a four-person team, I was involved in all aspects of print development for two private-label dress lines.

 


 

Freelance Designer, Various Companies, Jun. 2010 to Feb. 2011

I designed motifs, artwork and repeating patterns for various clients and products. Among them were toys, towels,  embroideries, and apparel.

 


 

Display Coordinator, Anthropologie, Jun. 2008 to Apr. 2009

Working as part of a three-person visual team, I designed and built all of the displays for Store 485. I focused on interpreting the Anthropologie into powerful store environments that facilitated merchandising and sales.