Patterning Costumes and Dresses, Proficient in patterning according to custom measurements, 5 years
Designing Dance Dresses and Costumes, Design from sketch to completion, 5 years
Seamstress and alterations, Creation from pattern to garment completion , 5 years
Owner/Designer - ( 2008 - present) Seanchai Designs, www.seanchaidesigns.com, Saint James, NY (United States) Visited manufacturers and trade shows to select fabrics and patterns. Developed ideas into final products by making sketches of ideas, selected fabric, colors and patterns that worked together in both a creative and functional way. Researched fashion trends and forecasted future trends. Created and adjusted prototypes of garments following the original concept and design. Measured clients with tape measure to make patterns and modifications. Sewed by hand or using sewing machine to form different garments. Arranged fits on live models. Received clients to fit garments, and to meet all their requirements in due time.
Education and Training
Adelphi University - 1995 Garden City, NY, United States Nursing, BSN BSN Adelphi University