Trainee Q & A – Jesse

Brothaboy Design Trainee Jesse

The BROTHABOY training program provides work experience, training and career development opportunities to Indigenous students.  This month we caught up with Graphic Design trainee Jesse!

Q: Tell us a bit about you?

A: I’m 16 years old, and have two older siblings – I’m the youngest. I’m from Albany but have moved from here to pursue a better education at a private school and excel in my football.

Q: How come you chose to do a Traineeship at BROTHABOY?

A: I chose this traineeship because I am very passionate about drawing and art.  I also love my clothing so this traineeship was perfect.

Q: What are you working on right now?

A: I’m currently helping come up with a logo for the launch of the new ‘Sistagirl’ label.

Q: Best thing about the BROTHABOY traineeship?

A: I get to work with art and design, and also a lot of fashion and clothing.  I enjoy the company of the people I work with.  There is a very good bond between the team.

Q: What do you want to do when you graduate school?

A: I want to pursue a career in professional football, and eventually develop my skills in graphic design and create my own clothing label.

Q: Favourite BROTHABOY product?

A: My favourite Brothaboy product is definitely the Cammo crew jumper, which is a design I helped with.  It’s definitely my favourite at the moment!