Aspiring Fashion Illustrator who effectively upholds the artistic quality and integrity of the design process.
Keen attention to detail
Excellent communication skills
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop
Knowledge of Art history
Articulate and well-spoken
MS Office proficiency
Knowledge of Fashion History
Knowledge of Color Theory
Working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator
Sewing and Basic Patternmaking Skills
Digital illustration with a tablet
Passion for design
Good eye for style and trends
Freelance Illustrator - January 2010 to Current, commission based
Eva Duplan Illustrations - Houston, TX
Digital and Traditional Media
Time Management and Organization skills
Clients include: Tayo Leigh of ‘Find a Local Stylist', Beauty of Tziyon, Don Johnson of Saidex, LLC, Life with My 2 Dogs Dog Treats, Dress Me Taylor, and others.
Performing live painting/sketching at special events. Clients include events with various Fashion Bloggers, Fransico+Co, and Culturemap Dallas.
Translated complex concepts into compelling illustrations.
Collaborated with commissioners to ensure style consistency
Generated new ideas with limited direction and varied internal client needs.
Artwork has been on display at the Fashion Art Network in Dallas, TX. www.fashionartnetwork.com
Gallery Attendant – June 2014 to December 2014, part-time, commission based
Fashion Art Network – Dallas, TX
Overseeing the gallery during appointments and private showings.
Basic Office Duties and contacting sponsors about events.
Updating social media of the Gallery.
Wedding Illustrator Intern - May 2013 to August 2013, part-time, internship
Wedding Story Writer
Drawing and editing digital Illustrations in Photoshop for Bridal Clients
Client interactions for follow-up on deadlines and alterations on illustrations
Advised the company head with future illustrations on the project
Time Management and Organization skills.
Northwestern State University of Louisiana – Graduated May 4, 2012
Bachelor's of Fine Arts: Studio Art
Courses in Fine Arts, Color Theory, Graphic Design, and other subjects
Senior Exhibition on Fashion Illustration – April 2012
Graduated Summa *** Laude
GPA – 3.95
The Academy of Art University – 2012 to Current, expected to graduate in 2017
San Francisco, CA
Masters of Fine Arts: Illustration