annemarie_franck
Profil på DANSK profil_dansk
WORK EXPERIENCE

Jan. 2012

Currently expanding my activities as educator and freelance designer. Still co-owner, and responsible for designing products, at FRANCK & FISCHER .

2005-2011

Started the business FRANCK & FISCHER, run and owned in collaboration with Charlotte Fischer.
My areas of responsibility:
-Designing all products, mainly in organically grown cotton.
-Designing patterns, packaging and layout of catalogue and webpage.
-Responsible for production, sales events and press.

For further information about the company see:
www.franck-fischer.com

2000-2011

Teacher at Magrethe-skolen (Scandinavian Academy of International Fashion & Design) concurrently with running my business.

1996-2005

Freelance designer in my company Annemarie Franck Design:
• BESTSELLER/VILA: Designing women’s clothes and developing trend proposals
• COOP: Trend proposals
• IN WEAR: Bags and accessories
• SIGNAL: Men’s and women’s clothing
• H2O: Sports Wear
• LEGO: Designing plastic and textile toys for babies and toddlers
• BRIO: Designing wood and textile toys for babies and toddlers
• RICE: Designing home décor and prints
• DDS: Teaching at the Danish Design School clothing-line

1990-1996

Hired as designer for Part Two (IC Company). Responsible for designing women’s clothes: Outerwear, dresses, tops, pants and skirts.

1988-1990

Hired as designer in Magasin du Nord’s design department. Responsible for designing Magasin’s own brand of children’s clothes, adult sportswear and lingerie. Trend-guiding for Purchasers.

EDUCATION

1984-1988

Graduated as Clothing Designer from The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts - The School of Design.

1982-1984

Graduated as Confection Assistant from TEKO, Herning (School for Design & Business). Including 1 year of training at a women’s clothing factory in Italy.

1979-1980

Horne Youth school, Hirtshals. 11th school year. Focus on creative disciplines.

1969-1979

Søndemarkskolen (Elementary school). 10th grade extended program and diploma.

IT & LANGUAGE
Illustrator and Photoshop -Super user.
Language: Danish and English – written and spoken.
Italian, Swedish and Norwegian at conversational level.
FREE TIME
Active board member in fair2wear:
www.fair2wear.dk
Interested in environment, ecology and animal welfare
Fashion and home decorating
Travel and cultural experiences
Drawing, the art of paper cutting and sewing
Family & friends
Taking the dog for walks in the forest