Lisa Powell Braun is a highly versatile Textile and Surface Pattern Designer as well as Graphic Designer and watercolorist with 25+ years of experience complimenting current computer technology. She has done illustrations for children's books as well as designs for apparel, home decor, greeting cards, and graphic designs. Additionally, she has extensive experience in art direction managing artists and working with clients. You may view samples of graphic design work at www.lisa-powell-braun.com
York Wallcovering Jo-Ann Fabrics Oakhurst Textiles Fruit of the Loom (men’s, women’s, and children’s wear) Walmart Dan River Good Lad Springmaid Home Furnishings Capezio Buster Brown Apparel JC Penney K-Mart The Gap - embroidery design DePersico Custom Design Group- textile design and illustrations Stephen Lawrence Giftwrap, Classico, Cranes Stationery Lot.26 Botanica Design Firm-decorative wall designs Bed Bath and Beyond- wall stickersSprings Industries N.Y. 1983-1989
Successfully created and implemented childrenswear division and developed seasonal prints and solid color lines. Responsible for developing original print designs and worked closely with customers to achieve their design, printing and budgetary goals. Worked with printing personnel at printing plants approving lab dips and print strike-offs. Managed a large studio developing designs under tight deadlines. Presented print and solid lines to manufacturers and sales force. Traveled globally for line presentations and to research design trends. Helped to increase sales from $32 million to $58 million within 6 years.
Syracuse University- College of Visual and Performing Arts
BFA Textile and Surface Pattern Design
Parsons School of Design- AAS Graphic Design