Contact me at:          @mollymae_design          mbrissetthaigh@gmail.com

C.V

Education and Qualifications:

• Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh,

2016-19, Textile Design, BA (hons) 1st Class

• City College Brighton, 2014-15 Art & Design Foundation Diploma

• Varndean College, Brighton, 2012-14

Experience & Placements:

 

STUDIO RUELLE, present

Freelance print designer:

   • Etoile Studio, London, July ‘19 - Dec ‘19 

 

Exhibited work:

   • Premier Vision, Paris, Sept ‘19

   • New Designers, London, June ‘19

 

Design commission from Epson Europe, July ‘19 - Oct ‘19:
   • Work to be used in shows and demonstrations

 

Intern at The Colorfield, London, August ‘18

   • Trend research and analysing

   • Womenswear print group created and sold within collection 

   • General studio tasks including organising and delivering samples

Intern at Owens & Kim, London, May ‘18

   • Creating trend groups and boards for the design team

   • Miscellaneous errands and admin including sorting samples, emailing,           filing, ordering equipment and dealing with deliveries

Intern at The Collection, London, June ’15- October ‘15

   • Organising and completing embroidery spec sheets to send to India 

   • Designing a full group of embroidery designs to compliment head                  designers prints

   • Carrying out small hand embroidery samples

   • Working with both head designer and technician on prints from sketch         to garment

Skills:

• Painting and drawing skills
 

• AVA CAD/CAM
 

• Photoshop
 

• Experience with trend research and presentations
 

• Strong verbal and written communication skills

 

• Capable of working successfully both independently and within a team

 

• Self-motivated, driven to learn and achieve

 

• Traditional printroom experience, dealing with screens, dyes and binders

 

• Multi-disciplinary practice

 

• Hand and machine sewing/embroidery

Awards & Recognition:

 

• Texselect (Texprint) 2019 Winner

• Epson Textile Visionary Award at New Designers

• AVA CAD/CAM One to Watch list and training prize

• Worshipful Company of Dyers Bursary Prize

• Society of Bonnetmakers and Dyers Prize Winner

• Friends of Edinburgh University Visual Arts Prize, Winner for Textiles

• School of Design Award, Winner for Textiles

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