French nationality, 21 years old 3, rue Tavernier, 69001 Lyon, France (+33)6 75 02 54 email@example.com
OBJECTIVE To develop textile design in working around product,furniture and space design
2010-2011 DSAA Créateur-concepteur
Ability to - weave, knit, dye and make felt, work with porcelain - printmaking techniques and silkscreen printing - work with Photoshop, Illustrator and In Design - adjust patterns - embroider some Moroccan stiches - use graphics tablet Bamboo
2008-2010 BTS Design de mode option
textile, La Martinière-Diderot design school, Lyon, France equivalent to 3 year tertiary education in textiles design (technical and creative workshops, collaboration with designers and companies, art history) textile, La Martinière-Diderot design school, Lyon, France equivalent to 2 year tertiary education in fashion design specialised in textiles
Other skills Ability to - work on my own or as part of a team - speak (conversational) English - speak (basic) Spanish
2005-2008 Bac STI Arts Appliqués, High
school Camargue, Nîmes, France equivalent to A-levels in Applied Arts
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE December 2010 Academy of Dance, Lyon, France.
Workshop with Solenn Allain, textile designer in Skunfunk brand. Creation of patterns and models for dance costumes which will be used by young dancers of Academy of Dance in April 2011
October 2010 Awena Cozannet, Lyon, France.
Workshop with Awena Cozannet, sculptor. Sculpture creation with material of your choice: my work deals with plastic material like cups
April 2010 Marché des Soies event, Lyon, France.
Workshop with different textiles companies specialised in silk material for the event Marché des Soies patroned by Agatha Ruiz de la Prada in Lyon in November.
2006-2010 Dimatex, Lyon, France.
Working for printing and textiles finishing company for my graduation project: production of pleated textiles and laser cutting
Summer 2007 Sedicom, Montpellier, France.
Missions for a communication and graphic agency: proofreading and correction of drafts, assistant to manager
Sète tourism office, Sète, France. Setting up exhibitions for a Jazz
WORK PLACEMENTS May-June 2009 Tadert Titbirine company, Marrakesh, Morocco. Six weeks work placement in a handcraft weaving and embroidering company : I created patterns,learnt Moroccan hand-embroidery such as Fez embroidery and accompanied the manager to meet the customers January 2006 Laurent Crépeaux, Mâcon, France. One week work placement observing the fashion designer Laurent Crépeaux specialised in creation of wedding gowns and evening dresses 2004-2005 Pescatore and Toké, Sète, France. Short work placements in furniture design studio Pescatore (collage with colored papers dyed in the firm for the creation of lampshade) and also in Toké, hat milliner (design of my own hat with crochet technique)
AWARDS AND COMPETITION Participation in . a student project for La fête des lumières (the Light Festival) 2009, international event which takes place each December in Lyon. Work for a street exhibition with Les Ateliers de l'Isle d'Abeau: creation of two structures in the opera house district . creation of a personal embroidery drawing for a design competition organised by Fédération française des dentelles et broderies (Embroidery and Lace)in March 2009.
INTERESTS Visiting exhibitions like Christian Boltanski, Emil Nolde, Sarah Sze and others Photographying places and people during my travels. Sketching urban and natural outdoor places. Watching dance shows like Hofesh Schechter Company, Ballet Preljocaj, Pina Bausch Designing and making personal jewelery. Interior designing and home space design Going abroad to discover foreign cultures. I visited Czech Republic, Scotland, Morocco, Slovaquia and Hungary. I was selected to study textiles design for one year in Designskolen Kolding in Denmark in September 2011 (Erasmus programme)