Tashi Tsering [tashi346]
What is your specialty?
Developing innovative prints,
Excellent aesthetic sense in terms of colors and form and design in general.
Where can we view your portfolio online?
What made you interested in design?
The freedom to express oneself in the form of design.
It widens your perspectives.
What has been your professional career path?
It has just begun.
Have you received any awards for your work in the field of design?
What is your motivation? What makes you get up in the mornings?
The thoughtthat ill be a step ahead no matter how small, in what am striving for.
How would you define your design style?
Very refined, clean, minimalistic and contemporay.
How do you promote and move your work?
Through friends and internet.
In which new areas would you like to experiment?
I would love to design Bags and shoes and to experiment with out of the world sillhouettes for menswear and womenswear.
Shapes, color, concept: where do you usually begin when conceiving a design?
Shapes and sometimes concepts.
What are your sources for documentation and to generate ideas?
i dont understand the question...well if i am not wrong i document my work with the help of corel draw and sometimes word doc.
Which festivals or awards in your field do you find most interesting?
The tribal tradefair of crafts and textiles, north east India.
What is your favourite type of customer?
customers who have an open mind and will adapt to change of scene.
To a certain point, is copying justifiable?
It depends but i would never recommend copying. There is a fine line between inspiration and copying.
List some things you dislike seeing in design.
flaws that could have been avoided unless it is a design feature.
Do you believe the newer generations are better at designing?
Not really but there are ofcourse exceptions.
With which type of client would you decline in working for?
someone who has no knowledge of design and adamant.
How do you calculate budgets for a design project?
It depends on the brief of the client but i mostly consider the time and the materials to be used.
Which professionals in your field -contemporary or past- do you most admire?
Which software applications do you most utilize in your work?
Corel Draw, Adobe photoshop, Illustrater and Netgraphics if available.
Up to what point do your designs reflect your personality?
How do you distinguish passing fads from mainstays in new trends?
Well FADS are shoot up and you can make out it is soon going to fall behind whereas mainstays are slower in process both ways.
If you weren't a designer, what would you be doing?
A journalist and a writer.
At this moment, what would be your dream job or project?
Project with D&G and Mark jacobs.
Can you see yourself in this field twenty years from now?
Which design resources online do you frequently visit?
pattern and prints blog, osborne&little, google for other site.