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Monica Rodriguez

Senior Jewelry Design Student

Savannah, GA, USA
I am from Caracas, Venezuela and I am currently a college student living in Savannah studying at the Savannah College of Art and Design. I am majoring in Jewelry and a minor in painting.

Work Experience

Marc Jacobs

Jewelry Design Intern

Collaborated in designing Fall 2015 MBMJ Collection
Rendered designs in Adobe Illustrator for final review
Developed design specs and comments for factories
September 2014 - December 2014 New York, New York, United States

Authentic Fossil

Jewelry Design Intern

Collaborated in designing Summer and Fall 2015 Collection
Researched, sketched and rendered the designs for final review
Developed design specs and comments for factories
June 2014 - August 2014 Richardson, Texas, United States

Authentic Fossil

Student Designer

Designed a collection of women’s watches
Researched the Fossil brand to understand trends
Sketched, rendered and prototyped the designs for final review
Worked with a collaborative team of different majors
September 2013 - November 2013 Savannah, Georgia, United States

Kristen Baird Designs

Jewelry intern

Researched brands and new trends for the startup company
Developed unique designs to enhance the jewelry collection
May 2013 - August 2013 Savannah, Georgia, United States

SCAD SERVE

Student Director

SERVE is the volunteer organization of the Savannah College of Art and Design
Promoted community service to SCAD students
Lead a group of coordinators and work with supervisor
Developed new ideas and had an active responsibility of the organization
January 2012 - March 2013 Savannah, Georgia, United States

Savannah College Of Art & Design

Orientation Assistant Director

Collaborate and lead a team of student leaders
Welcome new students to SCAD
Lead a First Year Experience course
February 2013 - Present Savannah, Georgia, United States

Education

Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD)

Major: Jewelry and Objects and Minor: Painting

Estimated date of graduation: 2014
Dean’s list current GPA: 3.80
September 2010 - Present Georgia, United States

Languages

Spanish (Native),
English (Fluent),

Awards

Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD) (SCADDY)

Nominated for the “Paula S. Wallace Excellence in Leadership Award”

2012

Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD) (SCADDY)

SCAD Artistic and Academic Scholarship

2010

Skills

Adobe Suite CC, Keyshot, Leader, Rhinoceros 5.0, Sketching, Team Builder, Trend Research,

Professional Organization

President of Jewelry and Objects student Association

Exhibitions

Exhibited SJTA Atlanta Jewelry Show

Exhibited in SCAD“Far From Home” Juried Exhibition

Exhibited in SCAD’s Painting Open Studio