Ruzena Patton

Freelance Fashion Illustrator & Event Planner

Location:Madison, Alabama, United States
2 Skills
Skills Windows 95, 98 and 98 Plus; Windows XP also Vista. Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook. Type 55 wpm.
Current Work Blessed Creations (home based seasonal) Huntsville, AL
Owner/ Store Manager: Conducting customer services, managing and controlling the cash flow of the business. Handle bank transaction.
Monitoring and reporting financial performance.
Make office supply and product item orders and maintain inventory status.
Create gift baskets and assemble them. Do party, event and wedding décor.
October 2003- July2011

Work Experience
Fashion Show & Dinner at
Janice Mitchell Isbell Academy. Inc. (Huntsville, Alabama)
Event Décor (2009)

Green Room Night Club (Huntsville, Alabama)
Event Décor for Valentine & Father’s Day( 2008)

Sliver Dollar Adult Club( Huntsville, Alabama)
Event Décor (2008)

Women Day Program at
Greater Mount Carmel PBC ( Huntsville Alabama)
Chairperson/ Created Floral Arrangements ( 2006)

Barbizon Model Center (Huntsville, Alabama)
Assistant Modeling Instructor ( 2004 –2006)

Avon Independent Rep./ Fundraiser Specialist & Certified beauty Advisor
Phase I- Knowledge and skills of skin care, makeup, fragrance, personal
care and inner beauty products. Phase II- Know and practice makeup techniques conducts makeover and skin consultation. (2004)

Sewing for close friends and family different garments such has dress, jeans, shirts, jackets and also designs and sewn garments for a fashion show. Seventeen years of experience has a Seamstress.

Education The Academy of Arts University Faulkner University
San Francisco, California Huntsville, Alabama
Master of Fine Arts Bachelor of Science
Fashion Design; (8/08-5/09) Business Administration; Dec. 2003

Penn Foster (home course) Alabama A&M University
Pennsylvania Normal, Alabama
Dressmaking Design Fashion Design/ Commercial Arts
1/2006 1994 – 1995 & 1996 – 1997

Awards received 4th Annual Southeastern Fashion Design Competition & Fashion Show Place 3rd ; Sponsored by The Huntsville Council of Fashion Designers, Inc (2006)