Maria Parsons

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Maria Parsons
mailmariaparsons.com
Designskolen Kolding

ABOUT

Danish/English fashion designer.Graduated from Kolding School of Design june 2011.

Follow my graduation project here: www.backtomysterycity.tumblr.com

Follow my class here: www.eight-out.tumblr.com

PROJECTS
CV / SKILLS
Education: 

Kolding School of Design
- MA - June 2011
- BA - June 2008
- Den Skandinaviske Designhøjskole - Fashion and Textile Design Jan-June 2005

- Sewing course at FOF Århus (60 hours) Sept-Dec 2010
- Fashion drawing course at The School of Art and Design (Aarhus) 2008

Internships: 

- Internship at MoonSpoon Saloon in Los Angeles, USA - May–June 2010
- Work experience/internship at MoonSpoon Saloon designing a Merchandise Collection - Feb-June 2009
- Internship at Helle Mardahl (Copenhagen, DK) oct 2008- Jan 2009
- Internship at MoonSpoon Saloon (Copenhagen, DK) Sept 2008

Work: 

- Freelance Print designer at Samsøe & Samsøe (Female line) -
Feb 2010 - present
- Production assistent at Bibi Chemnitz, Aarhus, Dec 2010
- Project leader on the Artvantgarte Fashion Performance in Aarhus, the 15th of Oct 2010
- ARTVANTGARTE (collaboration with photographer Rikke Luna)
Sept 2010 - present

Other: 

- Participant at the Artvantgarte fashion performance in Aarhus, Oct 2010
- Participant at the 'Designer's Nest' competition (CPH Fashion Week) Feb 2010
- 1st runner up at the Designers' Nest competition (CPH Fashion Week) Feb 2009
- Participant in The Design School in Kolding, Graduation Show at the town hall in Copenhagen (CPH Fashion Week) – BA collection Aug 2008
- Participant in '4000 Years on The Catwalk' at the National Museum in Copenhagen (Culture Night) 2007

Competences: 

- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Illustrator
- Digital textile printing
- Screen printing (textile)
- Illustration

Languages: 

english, danish