Katie Cadamatre

Freelance Fashion Illustrator & Graphic Designer

Location:Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
Website: http://www.cadamatre.com
2 Skills
I am an illustrator specializing in the fashion industry. My work includes graphic tees, textile design, apparel design, fashion illustration, instructional illustration and logo design.

I share my love for fashion illustration on www.sketchbookcloset.com

My passions: fashion illustration, karaoke, popcorn, video games, travel, my family and friends.


Cadamatre LLC.
Feb 2012 - Present
Illustrator, Jersey City, NJ
Design and create graphics for textiles and tees. Illustrate concept books and key fashion items.

Clients include: Osh Kosh B'Gosh, the Children's Place, Aeropostale, Inc., American Eagle Outfitters, Life is good, and Tiltworks, Inc.

Aeropostale, Inc.
Dec 2010 - Feb 2012
Graphic Artist, New York, NY
Design apparel driven graphics for girls that are trend conscious and brand right.

June 2011 - Present
Freelance Artist, Remotely
Graphic designer for t-shirts for Disney's licensed apparel.

Mount Sinai Hospital
Freelance, Remotely
November 2011 - December 2011
Logo development and design for a cancer research study. Developed logos for web, email, letterhead, and business cards.

Associate Graphic and Textile Designer at the Gymboree Corp.
Dec 2009 - Dec 2010
San Francisco, CA
Design fun and fresh age appropriate graphics, prints and patterns.

Associate Graphic Designer at Abercrombie & Fitch
May 2009 - Dec 2009
Columbus, OH
Combine digital and traditional media to create graphics for garments. Work through the entire process from developing concepts to sending out production and reviewing strike offs and samples.

Assistant Designer at Abercrombie & Fitch
June 2008 - May 2009
Columbus, OH
Work with design heads& teams of Abercrombie& Fitch, Hollister, Ruehl, Gilly Hicks and Concept Design to illustrate the key looks of each season. Assist teams by sketching attitude flats and mood illustrations.

Assistant Designer at Stephen Burrows
January 2007 - April 2008
New York, NY
Assist with designing collections, selecting colors& fabrics, research themes and trends of the season. Produce illustrations for publications, trend shows and mailers. Design and maintain stephenburrows.com.

Freelance Illustrator for Escada Sport
September 2007
New York, NY
Created fashion illustrations based on tears and sketches for presentation at a corporate event.

Art Department Intern at Harper's Bazaar Magazine
June 2006 - August 2006
New York, NY
Worked with design staff to modify layouts, create graphics& fonts, selected archived images to be used in spreads.


Parsons School of Design
AAS, Fashion Studies 2008

Rhode Island School of Design
BFA, Illustration 2007

Ewha Womans University
Concentration, Fine Arts& Illustration 2005
Studied traditional Chinese painting& contemporary illustration, while also taking intensive Korean language classes during an exchange program from June 05 to December 05.


Watercolor, Acrylic, Oil, Pen& Ink, Charcoal, Graphite, Flat Sketching, Sewing, Draping, Patternmaking, Knitting, Trend Research, Mood Boards, Sourcing Trims& Fabrics, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Corel Painter, U4ia, Macromedia Flash, Dreamweaver, HTML/CSS, Conversational Korean