September 2014- June 2017 Edinburgh University
August 2010- 2014 Edinburgh College
August 2005- August 2010 Leith Academy
Performance Costume BA (Hons) 2:1
HND – Theatre Costume Interpretation- Merit
BTEC Level 3 National Diploma – Fashion and Clothing- Distinction
BTEC First Diploma – Art and Design – Merit
FILM/ THEATRE WORK EXPERIENCE
Destinations 2017 (Barge House) – Exhibiting costumes from Degree Show (ECA).
Gobland for the goblins – Making masks for production for Edinburgh Festival.
Degree Show (4th Year Hons). Designed and constructed costumes for models as well as organising music for showcase.
Helped source costumes for Neon Eye Productions for the film “From the Hill I can see everything that ever happened to us here”.
National Galleries Scotland Dance Event for Roy Lichtenstein’s Art Exhibition. Designing and constructing costume for dancer from Edinburgh College as part of collaboration between the College and ECA’s dance production.
January – April 2015
Co-Designer on independent Student film “Sands”.
Silent dance production for collaboration between Dance Department and Costume Department (both Edinburgh College). Duties included designing costume and constructing fellow designer’s costume.
19-29 November 2013
When I was at college I undertook two weeks’ work experience at the Kings Theatre in Edinburgh helping out with the Pantomime (Peter Pan). Duties included helping with fittings for actors and dancers as well making alterations to the costumes
July 2014- August 2015
Shop assistant at Claire’s Accessories. Duties included serving customers at the counter, sorting and putting away stock and dealing with customers.
Dresser for Marks and Spencer’s Road Show, EICC, Edinburgh. Duties included helping the models with quick changes.
March 2011 – September 2011
Filer, Burness LLP, Edinburgh. Duties included sorting and putting away filing.
- Works well under pressure
- Flexible and able to work to tight schedules
- Able to adapt to different situations when required
- The ability to follow instructions
- Good organisational skills
- Not only able to work alone but enjoy working as part of a team
- Friendly and outgoing
- Pattern cutting
- Costume construction
- Costume Maintenance – adjustments, mending and pressing
- In Design
- Microsoft Word