BFT Degree (1st rank)
Dip. FD (1st rank)
Certificate in TD & FD
Final semester M. Sc. FT
CHITHRA K P FASHION DESIGNER
(ART, FASHION COMMUNICATION, DESIGNER CONSTRUCTION,
& COLLECTION RELEASE COORDINATOR) 11 YRS EXPERIENCE
A SINCERE VIEW TO TEACH AND SHARE THE MASSIVE POTENTIALS OF FASHION
PERSONAL DATUM I
? Nationality : Indian
? Date of Birth, Age : 23.07.1977, 33 Years
PERSONAL SUMMERY CAREER ACHIEVEMENTS II
? Hard work, commitment & dedication to pursue a challenging career in Fashion industry as Designer or Teacher with a brilliant & confident personality.
? Excellent observation & communication skills with a well balanced emotional stability to adapt and work even under stress to attain sustained productivity.
? I could formulate and implement a new Department of Fashion from scratches appointed other faculty, organized syllabus, prepared study materials for theory & practical as per the University prerequisites, publicized and started the first batch of Fashion Designing in Nirmala College Chalakudy, in 2005. Under my leadership as a group the success of this Department continued the rest of the years with 100% result and bagging most top ranks in the University. Presently this Institution is one of the top Fashion colleges in Kerala.
? As HOD evolved and managed innovative strategies by co-coordinating curricular and non curricular activities with staffs, teachers, parents, students relating them to academic goals and management view points.
? Being most of my student’s favorite teacher, I could generate high levels of positive energy, enthusiasm in the institution. With extreme patience tackled the teenage, enhancing their performance through strict systematic yet light and innovative teaching techniques such as :
? Planning & designing curricular and non curricular activity planners, customizing course materials and class room management suitable for the ability, personality, need and interests of the learner group.
? Active teaching with Combination teaching methodology (Expository & Experimental) for learners to update, experience and retain essence of fashion with changing trends to face future professional challenges. Audio visuals and interactive demonstration methods for technical literacy.
? Summative Assessment and individual step by step real time Formative Assessment procedures with inspiration, motivation, feed backs and recognition.
? Evaluation for personal professional development and individual learner progress and its timely follow up ensuring satisfaction to my students and myself.
ACADEMIC PROFILE III
? Presently Doing Fashion Teaching Methodology research & Post graduation M. Sc. FT final semester.
Punjab Technical University. (Through study centre)
? Cambridge International Diploma Teachers Trainees (Distinction)
Cambridge University London (2011)
? Bachelor of Fashion Technology Degree (1st rank 93.3 %)
Mahatma Gandhi University Kottayam Kerala. (2008)
? Certificate course in Fashion Designing
NIFT Mumbai & SISI Kerala (2005)
? Certificate course in Textile Designing
Archana Academy Kerala (2005)
? Diploma In Fashion Designing (1st rank 80%)
Kuttukaran Institute for HRD Kerala (1997)
? H.S.C (78% - subjects)
St. Josephs College Kerala (1995)
? S.S.L.C (Distinction : 90%)
Sacred Heart Convent GHS, Kerala (1993)
LANGUAGES KNOWN IV
? English, Malayalam & Hindi
EXPERTISE SUBJECTS V
Confident to perform presentations, workshops, seminars and lectures in the following fashion subjects.
? Fashion Art and communication (freehand and computer), Elements of design & World Art.
? History of Indian and International Fashion & Surface Ornamentation.
? Advanced Pattern Drafting, Draping & Textile Designing.
? Designer Garment Construction, Accessory Designing.
? Boutique Entrepreneur development & Stylization.
? Portfolio making & Women’s, men’s & kid’s wear collections.
? Co-ordination of fashion shows & choreography.
Passion - ‘To know Fashion as a non-verbal communication’.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE VII
? Presently doing research on Fashion Teaching Methodologies and post graduation MSc.FT.
? Fashion Technology HOD, Lecturer & coordinator in Nirmala college of IT. Kerala.
(Sept 2005 to Dec 2009)
? Freelance fashion consultant & bridal stylist in own boutique ‘Cloudberry’(pvt) limited.
( March 2003 to June 2005)
? Online designer with A.S. Enterprises, Ghadkhopper, Mumbai.
(Jan 2002 to March 2003)
? Fashion Designer for Page International Exports, Tirupur. India. Involved in Data collection, Designing distinct forthcoming Seasonal collections.
(Jan 2001 to Feb 2002)
? Fashion Instructor and co-ordinator with KIHRD, Kerala, India.
(Nov 1997 to Dec 1997, March 1999 to Jan 2001)
? Fashion Consultant for Basuri in Kerala, India. During my tenure with them, I stylized and custom made ensembles & Accessories for clients.
(Jan 1998 to Feb 1999)
? Used to be an invitee to judge fashion shows and to conduct interviews and Fashion Awareness Programs for fashion designers and faculties for manufacturing units and fashion colleges like NCIT (Thrissur), KIHRD (EKM/TCR), IES (Chittilappilly, Kerala) etc.
? Installation art, Painting, Pencil drawing, Sketching, reading and gathering ideas and concepts from Fashion medias.
? Corel Draw, Photoshop, Illustrator & 3D Max.
? Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint &LCD Presentations.
? Reach Fashion Studio & Computer aided Fashion and Textile Designing.
? Able to learn, work and teach through Internet.
HONORS, AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS X
? Signature 09’ launched with 100 advent guard ensembles an awe-inspiring visual treat for the invited VIPs in the Taj Malabar Hotel, Wellington Island, Kochi, South India on 27th June 2009. The show got massive media coverage.
? Fashion Show ‘Greek Hues’ judged first with prize money in internal and inter collegiate competitions.
? Final collection was on the concept ‘Green Chimera’.
? Craft documentation based on Jew’s culture and traditions in Mattanchery.
? Fashion show with the concept ‘Global Warming’ on 2001.
? The Millennium Collection show 2000 at Kochi Cultural Auditorium.
(Designs and photos herewith enclosed)
Mrs. Savithri S,
Executive Director (Vadik Group of companies.)
Mumbai. PH: 09920402088
CONTACT ADDRESS XII
Permanent : Mrs. Chithra K P. Mumbai : Mrs. Chithra K P.
Rohini Bhavan, C/o K.K. Sethumadhvan
Mannuthy P.O. 703. Palm’s II, Royal Palm’s,
Thrissur Dist. Kerala, Aarey Colony, Gregaon (East),
Pin:680 651 Mumbai 400063. India.
Tel : 0091487 2371708 Tel : 0091-22 22933707
Mobile : 09497181001
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