Abby Smedley

"My ultimate goal is to become a well-known fashion designer or illustrate for clothing."

What's your first name?
Abby

What's your last name?
Smedley

Nice to meet you, Abby! May we have your email address please?
abee-ess@hotmail.co.uk

What's your Instagram username Abby? We'd love to check it out!
https://www.instagram.com/smed

What is your location, Abby?
Country
United Kingdom

State / Region
North east

Alright, now for the interview! Firstly Abby, how would you best describe yourself?
Fashion Designer

Our readers would love to get to know you more Abby. Tell us about yourself, why you are passionate about what you do, and your journey so far.
I have a huge passion for illustration and fashion design. I have an FDA degree In fashion design, and I hope to keep progressing in my career.

Would you like to complete our full Editorial interview or skip straight to uploading your photos?
Keep interviewing me!

What are your goals and how do you see yourself progressing in the field Abby?
My ultimate goal is to become a well-known fashion designer or illustrate for clothing.

How do you communicate with people Abby? Are you patient? Are you friendly? How open are you to clients’ requirements?
I am a polite, patient and friendly person I will always do my best to meet a client's requirements. 

If you had to do it over again, what would you change Abby?
I would have looked for more opportunities a lot sooner in my career.

Who is your hero Abby, and how have they helped you get to where you are?
My tutors have played a huge part in pushing myself and gave me confidence in my work. 

How important are creative education courses Abby? Have you taken any, and did you find them useful?
Yes, I have! Without them, I wouldn't be here today. They build skills and confidence in a person, and that's exactly what I have.

Do you have any tips for someone who is just starting out in the industry?
I'd say take the courses and practice skills at home such as Photoshop tutorials and read books!!

Please add any photo credits for the photos you uploaded so that everybody can get recognised.
Zazzle online store which showcases my work in the marketplace