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Amanda Vereb

Pittsburgh, PA, USA
To obtain a position in the fashion industry with an emphasis on design and illustration
Industry Experience
South Philadelphia, PA, USA
May 2010Oct 2010
Consultant, Illustrator
-Evaluate two fashion designers and analyze their different styles for a line collaboration at a locally based fashion apparel showroom and design studio.
-Collaborate color palettes, silhouettes, fabrics, and details for a 12 piece economically inspired ready-to-wear dressy-casual womwenswear Spring 2011 collection.
Education
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Aug 2006May 2010
Bachelor of Science in Fashion Design
Rome, Italy
Sep 2008Dec 2008
Fashion Design Study Abroad
Expanded knowledge of the Italian garment industry by research and travel and complete two intensive illustration projects. Was under the direction of Antonella Buono in fashion illustration, design concept, and fashion figure drawing.
Awards
May 2010
Joseph Klein Award for Excellence in Menswear
May 2010
Philadelphia University
Fashion Faculty Award for Excellence in Design and Execution
May 2006
International Thespian Society
Costume Mistress Scholarship
Skills
 
AccuMark Pattern Systems, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Photoshop CS5, Color Stories, Concept Development, Costing And Spec Sheets, Draping, Excel, Fabric Rendering, Illustration Of Concept Sketches, Mac And PC Proficient, Manual And Electronic Sewing, Patternmaking, Powerpoint, Problem Solving, Screen And Inkjet Printing, Word
Additional Activities
Nominated Designer, Philadelphia Fashion Week '10 Student Fashion Show Competition
Garment featured in Two.One.Five Magazine, May 2010
Recipient, Philadelphia University's Dean List, Fall 2009
Member, Fashion Industry Association, 2006-2009
Participant, Red Dress Competition of the American Heart Association, 2009
Participant, Council of Fashion Designers of America Illustration Competition, 2009
Member, The Text (bi-weekly university newspaper) 2006-2008