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    Resume

     

    Education

    Florida State University

    Master of Fine Arts in Costume Design

    Class of 2021

    Savannah College of Art and Design

    Bachelor of Fine Art in Production Design: Costume Design   

    Class of 2013  

    Skills

    -Sewing, (industrial and home sewing machine's and serger's)

    -Flat Sketching-Marker, Pastel, and Watercolor rendering

    -Good understanding of fashion history

    -Basic Pattern drafting and draping

     

    Experience

     

    Professional

    "The Importance of Being Earnest"- Florida State University

    Draper/ Stitcher

    "Chicago"- Florida State University

    Costume Designer

    "Macbeth"- Utah Shakespeare Festival

    Stitcher

    "Mr. Burns: The Post Electric Play"- Florida State University

    Crafts Artisan/ Stitcher

    "Hairspray"- Florida State University

    Draper/ Stitcher

    "Shakespeare in Love-"Florida State University

    Stitcher

    "Eurydice"-Florida State University

    Assistant Costume Designer/Stitcher

    "Faust (Go Down With All The Re$t)"- ERA

    Costume Designer/ Stitcher/ Wardrobe Mistress

    "Polite Apocalypse" - Sleepy Kitty/ ERA

    Costume Designer/ Stitcher/ Wardrobe Mistress

    "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead"- St. Louis Shakespeare

    Costume Designer/ Stitcher

    "Oedipus Apparatus"-West End Players Guild

    Costume Designer/ Stitcher

    "The Two Gentlemen of Verona"-

    Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville

    Costume Designer/ Stitcher

    "Trash Macbeth"- Equally Represented Arts

    Costume Designer/ Stitcher

    St. Louis Theatre Circle Award Winner-

    Outstanding Costume Design- Play

    Costume Designer/ Stitcher/ Wardrobe Mistress

    "Singing in the Rain" - Next Generation Theatre Company

    Costume Designer/ Stitcher/ Wardrobe Mistress

    Opera Theater of St. Louis- 2015 Season

    Stitcher

    R&J- A Telephone Play or Don’t Drink the Milk” Equally Represented Arts

    Costume Designer/ Stitcher

    Assassins” November Theatre Company

    -Costume Designer/Stitcher/ Wardrobe Mistress

    Good in Everything- Shakespeare in the Streets” Shakespeare Festival

    -Costume Designer/ Wardrobe Mistress