Education
 

BA(Hons) Costume with Performance Design

The Arts University Bournemouth

Sept 2009 - July 2012

 

Foundation Studies in Art & Design

University of Cumbria

Sept 2007 - July 2008

 

 

 

Mercury Theatre, Colchester

Oct 2013 - Present

Freelance Costume Maker

          'Aladdin', 2021

'Cinderella', 2019

'Jack and the Beanstalk', 2018

'Moll Flanders', 2018

'Snow White', 2017

'Spamalot', 2017 (co-pro with Selladoor Productions)

'Dick Whittington', 2016

'Romeo & Juliet', 2016

'Wind in the Willows', 2016

'Aladdin', 2015

          'Cinderella', 2014

          'Sleeping Beauty', 2013

'Nobody', Motionhouse Dance Company

Feb/March/July 2021

Freelance Costume Maker

Shakespeare's Rose Theatre, York

Freelance Costume Cutter

'Hamlet', 2019

'Romeo & Juliet', 2019

'The Tempest', 2019

'Richard III', 2019

Prime Pantomimes

Freelance Costume Prop Maker

'Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs', 2019

Immersion Theatre

Freelance Mask & Costume Prop Maker

'Alice in Wonderland', 2019

'Pinocchio', 2019

'Beauty & the Beast', 2018

London Contemporary Dance School, The Place

Freelance Costume Maker for Graduation Show

June 2021

June 2019

June/July 2017

June 2016

'Six', The Arts Theatre

Jan 2019

Freelance Milliner

'Snow White', Maidstone Panto Ltd

Sept/Oct 2018

Freelance Costume Maker

Camden Costumes

April - August 2018

Freelance Costume Maker

'The Phantom of the Opera', 2018

'Alice in Wonderland', APL Theatre LTD

Feb 2017

Freelance Costume & Puppet Maker

Kinetika People 

July 2013 - 2016

Freelance Costume Assistant

Royal Opera House Costume Party, FUSED Festival 2015

European Games 2015

Tour de France 2014

London Designer Outlet - Spring/Autumn Festivals 2013/14

Mill Road Winter Fair 2013 & 2014

Athlete's Parade, London Olympic Games 2012

 

Southwark Playhouse

Freelance Costume Maker

'The Tempest', Dec 2016

'Usagi Yojimbo', Nov 2014

Billie Achilleos, for COACH

Jan-Feb 2016

Prop Maker/Leatherworker. Assisted Billie in creating monkeys out of handbags, for Coach's Year of the Monkey promotion.

'10,000 BC' Promo Shoot, Channel 5

Oct 2014

Assistant Stylist

 

Mahogany Savilians Collection, Salon International

Sept-Oct 2014

Seamstress

 

Kasabian 'Stevie' Music Video

Sept 2014

Costume Maker

 

'Unexpected Exeter' Carnival

Aug 2014

Costume Maker

 

'A Midsummer Night's Dream', Courtyard Theatre

July-Aug 2014

Costume Maker

 

The Artful Badger - Secret Garden Party

July 2014

Costume Maker/Wardrobe Assistant

 

Fran Rios London

Dec 2013

Bridalwear Seamstress

 

'Mary Queen Of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off', Kings Head Theatre

May-June 2013

Design Assistant/Wardrobe Supervisor

 

'The First Musketeer', Web Series

Feb-Aug 2013

Costume Maker

 

'Medea in the Amphitheatre', Guildhall Art Gallery

Jan-March 2013

Scenic Artist/Designer

 

'Princess Mononoke', Whole Hog Theatre

Feb 2013

Costume Maker

 

Royal Opera House

Feb 2013

First Stage Work Experience: Women's Workroom

 

Amanda Barrow: Costume Maker

Oct-Nov 2012

Costume Maker

 

'Jubilee' Exhibition, Bath Fashion Museum

March & July 2012

Mannequin Dresser for Exhibition & Photo Shoot

 

'Spirit Of The Sea' Olympic Torch Relay, Weymouth

Jan-May 2012

Large Scale Puppetry Designer & Maker

 

Prangsta Costumiers

April 2011

2 Week Work Placement as a Costume Maker

 

'Les Miserables', Queens Theatre

March 2011

1 Week Work Placement in Running Wardrobe

 

'Dance Waves 2011 - Navigating Circus', Male CHERGA Theatre

Jan-March 2011

Costume Supervisor, Maker & Dyer

 

'A Midsummer Night's Dream', Shakespeare by the Sea

May 2010

Costume Maker

 

 

Costume experience
 
  • 1650-1850 Menswear - The School of Historical Dress 2017

  • Button Making Workshop - Camden Costumes 2017

  • Historical Embroidery Techniques - Camden Costumes 2017

  • Carve Your Own Hat Block - Morley College 2015

  • Tudor Hat Making with Jane Smith - 2015

  • The Nature of Fabrics - The School of Historical Dress 2015

  • Draping - The School of Historical Dress 2015

  • Hat Making for Stage & Screen - Morley College 2015

  • Advanced Pattern Cutting - Morley College 2015

  • Draping on the Stand - Morley College 2015

  • Vintage '30s - Morley College 2015

  • The Plate Tutu - Morley College 2013

  • Intermediate Pattern Cutting - Morley College 2013

  • Millinery (Sinimay & Felt) - Arts University Bournemouth 2010

  • Model Making - Arts University Bournemouth 2010

  • Body & Facepainting - Arts University Bournemouth 2010

  • Experimental Embroidery - 2008

  • Asian Garment Construction - Silai for Skills 2008

  • Makeup Basics - 2008

  • Introduction to Lace Making - 2008

 

Relevant Evening/Short Courses completed:

2010 - present

2010 - present