Marie Sylvester
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Profession / role:
Post grad Graduate
My primary role in relation to fashion is:
Designer
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About me / About business or organisation:
graduated in 2009 with a postgraduate diploma in creative fashion which had a strong roots based on the ideas of sustainable and ethical design which i am embracing more and more within my other art practices which involve teaching batik abroad
Career history / Company history:
Summers, 1995-Present for Buck’s Rock Camp of Performing and Visual Arts at New Milford, CT, USA Head of Batik Shop, 1997-Present
• 2005, also the camp baker - trained two assistance, serving three times a day for around 550 people, whilst continuing my main teaching duties in Batik
• Taught batik to children, teenagers (and adults in personal time); encouraged students to develop and design original artwork
• Work with a team of up to four
• Coordinated weekly charges; created colour ways; dyed fabrics from already created colour ways; organized shop trips and visiting artists
Pre Retail Administrator - Jan 2002 - June 2005 at Liberty plc in Regent Street, London, WC1
• Began 2 weeks of stock take on the furnishing fabrics floor
• Pre retail, started inventoring incoming stock progressing to jewellery stock - liasing with buyers/ assistant, creating codes, dealing with designers and writing a jewellery manual . At the end, I was point person for ladies/menswear, accessories, lingerie, haberdashery and any other problem/urgent
• Computer literacy - Cims software – creating codes, validating codes, icning, printing tickets, exporting/importing processing, excel, windows and lots of emailing

Freelance Designer -Sept 1995 – present day for Self in London and the North of England
• Designed for private clients, such as up and coming pop bands, professionals, sometimes involving private tuition for pattern cutting and knitwear techniques

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At 11:36 on August 27, 2010, Offset Warehouse said…
Hi Marie,

Thanks for your messages.
When will you be back in the UK? And do you have an email address we can contact you on directly?

Thank you!
 
 
 

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