i. I work as a full time mom and fashion designer.
ii. I do this creative work because:
I love it. It’s my childhood dream.
iv. The greatest challenges around doing this work are:
Environmental. All fashion industries are facing this challenge. Zero-Waste is my goal.
v. Creative childhood hobbies:
Cross-stitches and colouring.
vi. Other creators who inspire you:
Vera Wang (making the best wedding gown for herself.)
vii. Training that has helped me succeed in this career:
Lasalle College fashion design diploma program.
viii. An important piece of advice for this type of work is:
Travel in a happy mood. Travel will give designers lots of positive inspiration, so I travel a lot and enjoy it.
ix. Some proud career moments:
Showed all my fine leather work in Vancouver Fashion Week
x. If you want to work in my field, I suggest that you:
Follow your heart, do what you love to create, and start today.
xi. A professional goal I have for the future:
Successful eco fashion designer.
xii. If you want to see my work, go to:
Model: Virginia – Liz Bell Agency
Photographer: Ali Bordbar Photography