Amber Colburn

Amber Colburn

Aspiring Fashion Designer


Hard working fashion design student seeking employment or internship in a position that will further maintain and grow skills in design and creativity.



Bachelor of Science in Consumer, Apparel and Retail Studies

Aug 2013 - May 2017
University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Concentration in Apparel Product Design

Transfer Studies

Aug 2012 - May 2013
Wake Technical Community College

Enrolled in general education courses before transferring to a University

Honors & Activities

Threads Organization                                                                                                  Member 2013-Present

Chancellor's and Dean's List                                                                                       Recipient 2013-Present

National Society of Leadership and Success                                                            Member 2014-Present

Beta Gamma Sigma                                                                                                    Member 2015-Present



Apparel draping techniques

Apparel Pattern Drafting


Work experience

Work experience


May 2015 - Present
Hops Burger Bar
  • Demonstrate hospitality and customer service to guests

  • Quickly and accurately handle large amounts of money  

  • Consistently and successfully working under high-volume, pressured environments


Dec 2013 - Jul 2015
Texas Roadhouse
  • Welcome and assist guests while in the store

  • Perform food and drink preparation duties

  • Enter food orders into computer system for in house and take out orders

Preschool Floater 

Jun 2013 - Aug 2014
Primrose School of Hilburn
  • Assist preschool teachers with needs and requests in the classroom

  • Guide and instruct children during programs and events held during the school day

  • Plan and assist lunch and snack times with the children

Design Assistant

Sep 2013 - Feb 2014
Blake Ashland
  • Collaborate with designer Blake Zinardi

  • Design and construct new bow tie styles for inventory

  • Manage large orders of bow ties for production

Sales Associate

Oct 2012 - Jan 2013
Stelliana's Petit Boutique
  • Assist and welcome customers to the store while providing excellent advice and instruction for purchases

  • Handle sales and cash register needs

  • Create and control the online web store with updating inventory and web placement

  • Organize and tag new inventory coming into the store

Activity Leader

Oct 2010 - Nov 2012
Hasentree Country Club
  • Plan and run events that are to held in the country club and around the community

  • Control the front desk and respond to questions and concerns that the members may have
  • Provide themed camps for young members to attend in the summer and winter months