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Elizabeth Baker

Portland, OR, USA
Work Experience
Portland, OR, USA
Sep 2013Present
Ruby Couture
Seamstress
Sew skirts, dresses, and pants for company
Portland, OR, USA
Sep 2013
Fit Specialist
Fit Specialist for Indochino Traveling Tailor Event
Measured and styled men for custom made suits
Happy Valley, OR, USA
Jun 2013Present
Nordstrom
Sales Associate
Customer Service
Train new hires
Portland, OR, USA
Jul 2010
Freelance Surface Designer
Cut and sewed sample shirts
Created surface treatments on shirts (dyeing, beading, screen printing, embroidering)
Portland, OR, USA
Sep 2010Nov 2010
Apparel Design Intern
Created an avant-garde corset-like dress out of wallet paper and tea bag paper
Responsible for patternmaking/cutting/sewing/working with difficult fabrics (velvet,silk, etc.)
Education
Portland, OR, USA
Aug 2008Dec 2012
The Art Institute of Portland
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Apparel Design
Languages
 
French (Beginner)
Skills
 
AccuMark, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Create Surface Design Treatments/textile Manipulations, Excel, Hand Render Fashion Illustrations, Knowledgeable In Digital Surface Design/printmaking, Powerpoint
Achievements
Collection in “Chance Fashion: The Northwest Collaboration” Fashion Show 2014
Collection in “Fire by Design” Fashion Show 2013
Fit Specialist at Indochino Traveling Tailor Event 2013
Senior Collection debuted at “Drawing the Line” Fashion Show 2013
Design exhibited at Portland Fashion Week Launch Party 2012
Host and Coordinator of "Celebrate Spring" fashion show 2012
Designs in Boonaroo Music Festival fashion show 2012
Designs in Fit2Print fashion show 2011