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Linda Rust

Freelance Fashion Illustrator & Illustrator

1958
Location:Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/lindarust
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EDUCATION

EAST SYDNEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE
DRESS DESIGN

RANDWICK TECHNICAL COLLEGE
Patternmaking/construction and Grading

UNIVERSITY OF NSW
Arts Degree majoring in Psychology and Sociology

Dynamic Web Training -- Adobe Illustrator Training

CAREER SUMMAR

* Fashion Illustrator clothig and accessories D3 Apparel

* Fit and Specifications technician Cassette Society

* Fit and Specification technician Saba

* Illustrator and Patternmaker Maurie and Eve

* Specification Technician Swimwear Aztec Rose

* Patternmaker Jets Swimwear

* Designer / Sales Dot and Rose

* Patternmaking /Lectra Volcom

* Freelance Patternmaker Self-employed

* Contract Patternmaker Table Eight

* Head Designer Streetlife

* Range Stylist/Patternmaker RoomTwo

* Designer/ stylist Valletta

* Head Designer Joshua Berger

PERSONAL DETAILS

Name: Linda Gabrielle Rust

June 2009- D3 APPAREL

Freelance Illustrator for story boards and Garment packs. Garment Technician - . Fittings and Spec reports for Millers

Nov 2010 - May 2011 Cassette society

Garment Technician Part time and Illustrator



Oct 2007 – Jan 2010 APPAREL GROUP SABA

Garment Technician - Saba. Worked mainly on all woven garments for the Saba Label. Programs used have been Excel and AP21 for clothing reports. I have worked on all suiting, after 5 dresses, denim, pants and day dresses. Duties included fittings with the designers. Reports and spec updates to China and technical packs to China.

2001- 2011 MAURIE AND EVE

I have worked for Maurie and Eve for the past 7 years on a Freelance basis. As they are a small company I have helped them with patternmaking, grading and more recently, as they have moved to off shore production, have provided them with specification sheets for garments and Story Boards to show to buyers. I no longer make patterns for them I only do story boards and there detailed sketches they need for production.

2006
AZTEC ROSE/CHEETAH SURF AND SWIMWEAR

Production Technician for Aztec Rose/Cheetah swim and surf wear company.
Systems used in production are AP21, lectra pattern making and digitizing. Also using Adobe Illustrator for
Detailed sketches and information to go with garment production reports.

2005 JETS

Swimwear/Women’s outerwear. Patternmaking
Put together new line in swimwear/clothing (Hippies)

2004 DOT & ROSE

Designer Children’s wear. Designer, patternmaker / grader and managed the production.
This was a small range of children’s designer clothing that we ran as a party plan business.

1995-2005 Freelance pattern making / grading and inside contract work for a number of different companies. Used Excel /Microsoft word

a. VOLCOM Surf and Skate wear for men
I worked with Volcom for around 3 years doing patterns and grading and only left because my husband took an overseas posting in New York.
2000 b. ZOGGS Women’s swimwear/sport
Continue to work with Zoggs now. Do women’s, men’s and children’s swimwear. Alterations and Grading

c. VALLEN Women’s wear. High end Designer fashion. Patterns and grading.

1993-1994 STREETLIFE

Women’s Wear 25-45yr market - Head designer position. I did the overseas trips and looked after a small design room.