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Amber Colburn

Aspiring Fashion Designer

Objective

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

Education

Aug 2013May 2017

Bachelor of Science in Consumer, Apparel and Retail Studies

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Concentration in Apparel Product Design

Aug 2012May 2013

Transfer Studies

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

Skills

Apparel draping techniques
Apparel Pattern Drafting
Sketching

Work experience

May 2015Present

Server

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 2013Jul 2015

Server

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
Jun 2013Aug 2014

Preschool Floater 

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
Sep 2013Feb 2014

Design Assistant

Blake Ashland
  • Collaborate with designer Blake Zinardi

  • Design and construct new bow tie styles for inventory

  • Manage large orders of bow ties for production
Oct 2012Jan 2013

Sales Associate

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
Oct 2010Nov 2012

Activity Leader

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