Education

 

2017-2021 

Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London, UK                                          

• BA (Hons) in Fashion Design with Marketing  

 

 

2013-2017  

Design and Architecture Senior High (DASH), Miami, Florida                                              

• Focus in fashion design (illustration, construction and textiles) and fine arts

 

 

2016  

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois                                             

• Advanced Projects: Interdisciplinary 

• Full merit scholarship

 

 

2015

School of Visual Arts, New York City, NY

• Fine Arts: Sculpture and Drawing

• Full merit scholarship

 

 

2014

Parsons the New School for Design, New York City, NY                                                         

• In depth study of the body and cloth

• Fashion Design & Illustrating

• Creating Course Coding & Journalism

 

Skills and Abilities

 

• Fluent in English; advanced Spanish, basic French and Sign Language

• Adobe Photoshop Certified Associate 

• Proficient in Illustrator, InDesign, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Pages, I-Movie, Premier, Final Cut Pro 

• Proficient with industrial sewing machine, hand sewing, crocheting, and needle felting, draping, flat pattern drafting and cutting

• Proficient with various art mediums

 

Experience

• 2020 - Design intern at “The Row" (New York, New York)

• 2019 - Design and product development intern at “TELFAR" (New York, New York)

• 2018 - Studio/ Press Intern at "YANG LI" (London, UK)

• 2018 - Intern with "Mowalola" for Opening Ceremony commission (London, UK)

• 2018 - Intern at "ASAI TAKEAWAY" for A/W18 London Fashion Week showcase (London, UK)

 

Awards and Achievements

 

• 2021 - Awarded one of the best in show "L'Oréal Professional Young Talents" at the Central Saint Martins 2021 BA Fashion Show

• 2021 - Featured in "CULTED" - CSM Ones to watch: Graduate fashion class of 2021

• 2021 - Featured in "VOGUE, VOGUE UK, i-D Magazine, WWD" - Best in show BA CAM 2021

• 2020 - Featured in "VOGUE JAPAN" - "Change/ Diversity & Inclusion"

• 2019 - Featured in “DAZED” for “DAZED BEAUTY - THE BLACK MALE BODY: Poster boys for shifting ideals of beauty today”

• 2018 - Awarded top prize for "Louis Vuitton + Central Saint Martins Accessory Design Project" commission