•Proficient in Illustrator, Photoshop, Excel.
•Proficient with Specs, Tech packs, Fittings as well as Construction and Pattern-making
•Excellent hand Sketching abilities, Illustration, Trend Research and Trend translation.
•Bilingual: English and Spanish.
DAYDREAMER LA Head Designer: Apr 2012 – Current
•Designed all samples and collections for branded as well as private label.
•Designed/Developed fastest growing, best selling knit tops brand for Urban Outfitters.
•Created all concepts, sketches, specs and a portion of graphics.
JOHNNY WAS: BIYA COLLECTION + PETE & GRETA Associate Designer: Mar 2011 – Apr 2012
•Design/Development of Artwork, Prints and Embroidery for all Biya Collection divisions.
•Design/Development of high-end Contemporary line Biya Collection/Biya Reform/Biya Knits.
•Design/Development of contemporary sportswear line Pete & Greta.
•Dealt with Domestic and Overseas (China and India) Production and Development.
EUGENE Associate Designer: Dec 2010 – Mar 2011
•Designed and developed collection of high-end contemporary knitwear.
•Created all Line-sheets, Specs, Tech-packs for domestic and overseas production.
HOT COTTON Assistant Designer / Tech Illustrator: Sept 2008 – Dec 2010
•Worked closely with Creative Director developing numerous collections per season.
•Created all Flat Sketches, Linesheets and TechPacks for production overseas.
•Worked with Technical Designers in fittings, corrections and creation of Techpacks.
ROCK & REPUBLIC Technical Illustrator / CAD Artist: FREELANCE Aug – Sept 2008
•Created flat sketches and color cads in Illustrator and Photoshop for upcoming collections.
KARTA Technical Illustrator / CAD Artist: FREELANCE Jun – Jul 2008
EDIE FRANCE Assistant Designer: Feb - Dec 2007
GIORGIO ARMANI, Public Relations Intern: Sept - Dec 2006
ADESSO BRIDAL Fashion Intern: May 2003
OSCAR CARVALLO ATELIER Fashion Intern: July 2000 – December 2001
BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN FINE ARTS – FASHION DESIGN 2008
• The Art Institute of California – Hollywood
INSTITUTO BRIVIL DE DISENO – FASHION DESIGN 2001-2003 Caracas/Venezuela