Work & History 

Over Twenty Years of experience
Artistic talent to deliver high-impact marketing through creative strategic vision print/film design and ecommerce projects. Implement styles and shots of merchandise to be photographed. Organize and prepare effective styling techniques and experiences in fashion, merchandising

and advertising campaign productions. To ensure projects meet all milestones,
deadlines and budget requirements. Also maintain visual appeal, organizational
abilities, positive interaction skills and innovative processes in order to
ensure corporate standards.

- AREAS OF EMPHASIS -

* Photography * Event * Still Photography * Fashion Photography * Theatrical * Magazine Print 
* Fashion Designer/Stylist * Talent Scout​ 
* Make-Up/Hair Designer * Prop Placement
* Costume Designer * Multi-Media Marketing *Sewing *Serging 
* Lighting/Set Building * Graphic Designer

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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Free Lance Fashion Designer, 5/2000 to Present
Vintage by Design - Louisville, Kentucky
Hancock Fabrics - Merchandising - 9/2012 

Efficiently lead and administered creative design projects for film, commercial
print, fashion shows/theatrical plays and create trendy fashions for Ohio
Valley Wrestling.

Create design themes and graphics, construct set panels and garments from
different fabrics, coordinate and sustain higher performance production with a
design team. Focus on print marketing campaigns and a personal website.

Customer Service - Merchandising Retail/Sales - Utilizing my artistic talent and
specialized skills to better assist customers with expertise/knowledge with
fabrics, sewing, crafting and fashion design. Presented customers/clients with sewing
ideas, home decorating assistance and all creative endeavors.

Lifted and set up store displays by using the corporate plan-o-grams and creating them. I am

instrumental in achieving positive sales growth with a friendly and positive
attitude.

 

I have created training​ for fortune five hundred companies curriculum through graphic design.

Collaborated with a team as the Trainer to increase sales in areas.
Conceived original designs and marketing concepts used in brochures, pamphlets
and motivational posters. Contributed to Public Relations as an Activity
Coordinator by assisting local establishments at Kosair Children’s Hospital, Big
Brother/Big Sister, Habitat for Humanity, The League of Mascots and the Cerebral Palsy School.


Public Relations/Midwest Regional Coordinator, 5/2002 - 10/2005
Barbizon International, Inc. - Louisville, Kentucky

Facilitated modeling and acting classes across the Midwest region and acted as a
photography consultant for posing models.

Contributed to creating and engaging curriculum in modeling, acting, fashion,
make-up artistry and hair designs for children and adults. Presented creative
dynamic educational materials to various groups and assisted photographer on
photo shoots/projects and graphic design. Also credited with providing fashion
styling, make-up artistry and hair design with emphasis in visual appeal in
fashion and runway shows.

EDUCATIONAL/BACKGROUND


· Liberty Designs Custom Costuming/Fashion/Designs 2008-present
· Barbizon International, Inc., Cincinnati, OH 2002 - 2005
· Ron Milke Productions, New York, NY 2001
· Watterson School of Cosmetology, Louisville, KY 1998 - 2000
· Bellarmine College, Louisville, KY 1998 - 1999
· Jefferson Community College, Louisville, KY 1996 - 1998
· Waggener High School/Dupont Manual Youth Performing Arts, Louisville, KY 1993
- 1995

TECHNICAL PROFICEINCY

Environments: Windows/XP
Tools: Microsoft Word, Adobe Flash, Photoshop, Movie Maker, Photoshop,
Basic HTML Coding, Sony Acid Pro Sound, Lightroom, Daz 3D, Marvelous Designer, In Design,  


CURRENT FASHION DESIGN ACCOMPLISHMENTS

(2016)

* Tim Faulkner Fashion Show

* 37 Costumes for China

* Debut in The PopUlar Magazine

· Fashion Designer/Stylist In - Mywey & Moda Frida (Hispanic Magazines)

· Fashion Designer/Stylist In - Gladys Magazine
· Fashion Designer/Stylist In - American Salon, Modern Salon & Elements
· Fashion Designer/Costumes/Spike T.V. TNA - Ohio Valley Wrestling

 

 

 

ACHIEVEMENT/WORK/AWARDS

(2017)

The Storm Still Photographer Lifetime series Film 8

(2017) 

Der Vertag Still Photographer/Set Decor/ Costume Designer Stylist Filming March 2017

(2016)

MGM Judy Garland Costume Restoration

(2016)

Costume Designer International Princess World China Imaginanation Tours

(2016)

Creative Director The PopUlar Magazine

(2016)

NAHA Team Win Styling/ Post editing Photography National

(2015)

Costume Designer Loss Prevention Film

(2015)

Bower bags Commercial Stylist

(2015)

Mascot Design/repair Kentucky Kingdom Theme Park

(2014)

Music Video Designer/Stylist Nick Stevens

(2012)

· Set Designer for Bluegrass Art Experience at Churchill Downs
· Pop Goes Art Fashion Show at Churchill Downs

(2011)
· Photography Consultant, Make-up and Hair Stylist for Miss Kentucky
· Today’s Woman Magazine - Fashion Designer/article

(2007 - 2010)
· Awarded- National Chef Ware Contest - Artistic Designs Accepted for Visual use
in magazines and sales

* All references available upon request

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