Melissa Aybar

Freelance Digital Artist & Technical Illustrator

Location:Rego Park, New York, United States
2 Skills
Creative individual, fashion design graduate seeking a challenging design opportunity to utilize my unique skills and offers potential for professional growth.

Education The Art Institute of New York. October 2010-Present Associate’s Degree: Fashion Design
Industry Internships

Anna Sui August 2013-Current
New York, NY 10012
Retail Intern
Assist with daily store errands, inventory, payroll and sales sheets.

Verameat November 2011- February 2012 New York, NY, 10003 Retail & Merchandising Intern Assisted with in in-store and online purchases and inventory. Tracked and completed order shipments; assisted with picking up and delivering jewelry casts.

Work Experience

EL Salon June 2009-October 2010
Cliffside Park NJ, 07010 Receptionist/ Stylist Assistant
Scheduled and confirmed appointments; Handled payroll and monetary transactions. Assisted stylists with hair and makeup; Sold and maintained beauty and hair care product inventory. Attended IBS Hair Shows and Beauty and Hair care seminars for product education and application.

Foxy Lady March 2003- August 2005
New York, NY 10003
Sales Associate
Provided excellent customer service and served as a cashier.
Interpersonal Skills: Creativity; Problem Solving; Conflict Management; Ambitious; Written Communication; Technical Learning; Strategic Ability; Perceptive; Customer Focus; Action-Oriented; Composure

Technology: Microsoft Word; PowerPoint; Photoshop; Particularly adept at Illustrator; InDesign; Mac OS; Gerber; Stylesight; Shopify; Technical Design: Vector Drawing; CAD Design; Tech Sheets; Excel spreadsheets; Garment Specs; Digitizing and grading computer patterns.

Languages: English, Spanish.