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Broad experience in printed repeats and woven plaids
Strong on cute characters, fun motifs and clever wordplay
Experienced in both licensed and non-licensed product
Versed in current graphic trends; able to research independently
Art from original idea, through production packs, to presentation boards
Well organized, conscientious and detail driven
A self starter who enjoys being part of a creative team
2016-PRESENT: GRAPHIC ARTIST, GARAN, INC.
Responsible for creating original screenprints, appliques, embroideries and printed repeats for boy and girl newborn and layette.
2012-2016: FREELANCE GRAPHIC ARTIST, BABIES R US
Created screenprints, appliques, and other graphics for boys infant and toddler; executed art production sheets.
1992-2011: SENIOR GRAPHIC ARTIST, BT KIDS/BABYTOGS, INC.
Created screenprints, appliqués, embroideries, labels, patches, tags, conversational prints, fabric repeats and woven plaids for boys newborn, infant, toddler, and layette. Additional work on girls layette, plus boys 4-7. Also responsible for Dr. Seuss licensing program for boy and girl newborn through toddler, including sleepwear. Created graphic, thematic and color assortments. Have worked closely with designers, merchandisers, and sales on lines for various retailers, including Macy's/Federated, JCPenney, Walmart, Kmart, Target and Dillards.
1988-1992: GRAPHIC ARTIST, H. J. RASHTI & CO., INC.
Created screens, appliqués, patches, and fabric repeats for boys newborn, infant, and toddler, and for girls newborn and infant; for JCPenney, Sears, and others.
1987-1988: FREELANCE GRAPHIC ARTIST, THE CHILDRENS PLACE
As a full-time in-house freelance artist, designed and executed screens, labels, patches, and appliqués for private-label boys 2-14, and occasionally for boy and girl infants. Also designed croquis, rendered flats, assembled presentation boards, and illustrated in-store promotions.