METZALLI JONES RESUME

EXPERIENCE

Gymboree Corporation 08/05 - present ::Textile/Graphic Designer – Newborn Boy Department

I create the graphics and textiles for over 20 lines per year. Select themes and colors for the various seasons. Create factory/spec packages. Shop the domestic market for trends and inspiration.

Metzalli Designs 10/07 - present :: Owner & Designer

I design and manufacture handbags that I sell through art galleries, boutiques, and online. I created and maintain the website for my online store and portfolio. I also take on freelance graphic and web design projects (please click on my art & design and web tabs to see my portfolio.)

Kids Wear This (Pixel Organics) 04/05 - 08/05 :: Design Assistant Internship

Helped to draw up (illustrator) drawings of garments. Created patterns for garments using factory specifications. Visited factories to deliver patterns and fabrics.

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab 08/00-12/03 :: Sequencing Specialist – Research & Development

Resposible for testing the reagents (chemicals) that were to be used in the Production part of the facility which was responsible for sequencing the Human Genome Project among other genomes. Also in charge of analyzing DNA for the senior researchers who were conducting various experiments with plant, animal, and fossil DNA.

EDUCATION

California College of the Arts

Classes in Typography, Illustration, Painting

Fashion Institute of Design

Associate of Arts Degree in Apparel Design

Bay Area Video Coalition

Certificate in Web Design

Arizona State University

Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology

COMPUTER EXPERTISE

Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, AfterEffects, InDesign, Office.

HTML, CSS

CONTACT METZALLI at metzalli@metzalli.com