Please find below a copy of my CV which lists my Industry Experience, Textile know-how, and personal skills. A printable version of my CV is available upon request. 


PREVIOUS EMPLOYMENT


DECEMBER 2015 - JANUARY 2016
ST. JOSEPHS CONVENT PRIMARY SCHOOL, NEWRY
Independent Artist: Collaboration with school to create new public artwork. 



MAY - NOVEMBER 2015
:
HBO: GAME OF THRONES SEASON 6
Costume Department: Breakdown Assistant 

MAY 2015:
FOX UK: MORGAN (FEATURE FILM)
Costume Department: Daily Breakdown Assistant and Embroiderer 

MARCH - MAY 2015:
ARTS COUNCIL OF NORTHERN IRELAND
LIVES AND LEGACY PROJECT
Independent Artist: Workshop Facilitator


OCTOBER 2014 - MAY 2015:
UNIVERSITY OF ULSTER: TEXTILES DEPARTMENT
Workshop Facilitator / Exhibiting Artist / Technician's Assistant / Senior Lecturer's Assistant

SEPTEMBER - OCTOBER 2014:
HBO: GAME OF THRONES SEASON 5
Costume Department: Daily Breakdown Trainee

MAY - SEPTEMBER 2014:
HORSEWARE IRELAND
Production Department: Embroidery Machine Operator


SEPTEMBER 2013:
PHILIP TREACY LTD
Workshop Intern: Millinery Assistant

JUNE 2013:
HBO: GAME OF THRONES SEASON 4
Costume Department: Daily Armoury Trainee


JUNE 2013:
INIS MEAIN KNITWEAR
Embroidery Sampler and Designer 


SKILLS

Well versed with an extensive portfolio of decorative Hand Embroidery; Domestic Machining and Multi-needle Embroidery. Advanced skills working with 'Wilcom' software and able to digitise designs effectively and quickly. Confident drawer, painter, artworker. Comfortable in dissecting briefs, concepts and imagery. Familiar with Screen Printing processes. Accurate window and surface mounting skills with the ability to label samples professionally.


ACHIEVEMENTS

JUNE 2014: 'Lilla Speir' Award for embroidered Textile Art (Awarded by University of Ulster)

JUNE 2014
: Awarded a prize from The N.I Craft and Design Collective

AUGUST 2014
: RDS National Craft Awards: Winner of the Embroidery Category

AUGUST 2014
: RDS National Craft Awards: Winner of the Graduate Prize

SEPTEMBER 2015: University of Ulster Artists in Residence Programme: Awarded a residency.


EXHIBITIONS

MAY 2011: SRC, NEWRY
Foundation Diploma in Art and Design: Final Show

DECEMBER 2012: CRAFTY BELFAST, BELFAST
Xmas Sauce Exhibition

JUNE 2014: UNIVERSITY OF ULSTER, BELFAST
Open Minds: Degree Show Exhibition

AUGUST 2014: SPACECRAFT, BELFAST
Costumes, Props, Armoury and more… Exhibition

AUGUST 2014: RDS, DUBLIN
RDS National Craft Awards Exhibition.

SEPTEMBER 2014: THE HUNT MUSEUM, LIMERICK
RDS National Craft Awards Traveling Exhibition

NOVEMBER 2014: WORK/SHOP GALLERY, BARCELONA
Work/Shop Gallery debut Exhibition

DECEMBER 2014: RDS, DUBLIN
2014 National Craft and Design Fair

JANUARY 2015: UNIVERSITY OF ULSTER, BELFAST
2015 Artists in Residence Exhibition

JANUARY 2015: MUSEUM AT THE MILL, NEWTONABBEY
2015 Open Exhibition

FEBRUARY 2015: SPACECRAFT, BELFAST
'Valentine' Exhibition

MARCH 2015: SMOCK ALLEY THEATER, DUBLIN
Collaborations 2015 Exhibition

JUNE 2015: UNIVERSITY OF ULSTER, BELFAST
Created in Belfast: Degree Show Exhibition

JULY 2015: RDS, DUBLIN
2015 National Craft Awards Exhibition 

AUGUST 2015: LINEN HALL LIBRARY, BELFAST
'A Botanical Reflection' Embroidered by Aisling Smyth: Solo Show

OCTOBER 2015: ATELIER DESIGN, BELFAST
Art at Atelier: Solo exhibition of Embroidery by Aisling Smyth