CV

Education

2014

RMIT University: Diploma of Film and Television

2015 - 2017

Victorian College of the Arts [VCA] Bachelor of Fine Arts – Production [Design]

 

Experience

2019

o Five Bedrooms – Costume Assistant

Channel 10 television series produced by Hoodlum Entertainment. Costume Design by Shauna Lovisetto. Duties included extras standby, sewing garments from scratch, art finishing and alterations.

o And Then Something Changed - Costume Designer

Short film produced by Sticky Pictures for ABC ME. Directed and Written by Keiran Watson-Bonnice.

o Boys Will Be Boys - Costume Standby

Short film produced by Bear & Dog Productions. Directed and Written by Jordan Giusti.

2019 Dailies

o Neighbours

o Hungry Ghosts

o RELIC Pick up shoot

2018

o   The Unbelievables – Wardrobe Maintenance

Performance at Hamer Hall, Melbourne in January. Duties involved laundry, garment repairs, alterations and wardrobe management.

 

o   The Whiskey Order – Costume and Production Designer

Advertisement for Melbourne based whiskey label, The Whiskey Order. Produced by Honeycomb Productions.

 

o   Larry The Wonderpup – Art Department Assistant

Children's television show produced by WTFN Entertainment. Production Design by Lucy Gouldthorpe.

 

o  Real – Costume and Production Designer

Short film written by Cassie Dennis and produced by Honeycomb Productions for release in March.

 

o Mx:Red - Prop Maker

Performance as part of the Festival of Live Art, directed and created by Jonathan Homsey, presented at Footscray Community Arts Centre in March 2018. Learn more here.

 

o  The Blake Mysteries – Costume Attachment

Telemovie produced by FBTV Productions. Costume Design by Louise McCarthy. Attachment funded by Film Victoria. Responsibilities included sewing in the workroom, dyeing fabric, sorting inventory, maintenance, on-set extras dressing and continuity.

o  Regan Lynch, Medusa – Costume Maker

Performance by Regan Lynch at various venues including Honcho Disko. Costume Design by Hahnie Goldfinch.

o  Lashes – Costume Designer and Maker

Melbourne Fringe Festival Show produced and performed by Lucy Pitt and Hannah Monson. Performed at The Butterfly Club in September 2018.

o  BLOOM – Costume Assistant

Television show produced by Playmaker for streaming service, Stan Australia. Costume Design by Louise McCarthy and Zed Dragojlovich. Responsibilities included buying, extras standby, standby assistant, inventory management and extras costume coordinating.

o  Hauntville – Wardrobe Mistress

Halloween Festival held across two weeks in October 2018 at the Burnley Circus Park in Melbourne. Responsibilities included wardrobe management and garment maintenance.

2017

o   Mustangs FC – Art Department Intern

ABC television series, produced by Matchbox Pictures. Production design by Jo Briscoe and released in October 2017.

 

o   Mongrel – Costume and Set Designer

Devised performance at the VCA in collaboration with Musical Theatre, Composition and Production students with direction by Maude Davey and Peter Farnan. Designer for five vignettes as a part of ‘Threshold’. Performed at Grant St Theatre in May 2017.

 

o   Wentworth S6 – Art Department Assistant

Series produced by Fremantle Media. Production Design by Kate Saunders. Art Direction by Adrian Dalton. Casual day assisting on set.

 

o   The Searching – Costume Designer

Dance performance choreographed by Feng Feng Wang as part of the ‘re:moving’ End of Year Dance Season at the VCA. Performed in Space 28 in October 2017.

 

o   Prebared Stories – Set Dresser

Advertising campaign for Melbourne underwear label, Prebared. Produced by Honeycomb Productions.

 

2016

o   How to Disappear Completely and Never Be Found – Costume Designer, Maker and Manager

Play written by Finn Kennedy, directed by Alister Smith and Produced by Company 16. Performed in Grant St Theatre in February 2016.

 

o   Midsummer Night’s Dream - Set Builder

Play written by William Shakespeare, directed by Gary Abrahams, and produced by the Victorian College of the Arts. Performed in Studio 45 in April 2016.

 

o   CRUSH - Set Builder

Dance piece choreographed by Stephanie Lake, performed by graduating VCA Dance students at the Victorian College of the Arts. Performed in Space 28 in May 2016.

 

o   Spring Awakening - Costume Manager

Musical written by Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater, directed by Tom Healey and produced by the Victorian College of the Arts.  Costume design by Alice Mere. Performed in Space 28 in September 2016.

 

o   LINE - Costume Maker

Dance piece choreographed by Rheannan Port, performed by graduating VCA Dance students. Costume design by Carletta Childs. Performed in Space 28 in November 2016.

 

2015

o   My Darling Alex - Costume Designer and Supervisor

Short film, written and directed by Wilson Huang, released in April 2017.

 

o   Marital Problems - Costume Designer and Supervisor

Feature film, directed by Dia Taylor, released in August 2017.

 

o   The Green Woman - Costume and Camera Assistant

Feature film, written and directed by Samuel McDermott, currently in post-production.

 

o   Dystopia - Costume Assistant

Dance piece choreographed by Lina Limosani, performed by graduation VCA Dance students. Costume design by Alicia Aulsebrook. Performed at Gasworks Theatre in May 2015.

 

2014

o   Mrs Williams - D.O.P and Camera Operator

Short film, written and directed by Katerina Capel

 

o   Boots - Costume Designer

Short film, written and directed by Matt Williams

 

o   Boeing 747 - Sound recordist and boom operator

Short film and web series, written and directed by Clay Waddell

 

o   Wood and Fabric - Camera assistant

Short film, written and directed by Cassie Dennis

 

o   Stuck - Writer, director, producer

Short film, written and directed by Isabella Foran

 

o   Blast Off - Camera assistant and continuity

Short film, written and directed by Zachary Musolino

 

o   Snatches - Costume assistant

Performance piece produced by RMIT theatre troupe

 

 

2013 - 2015

o   Family photographer and salesperson at Myer’s Santaland

Operated in Myer Melbourne and Highpoint stores during the Christmas season.

 

 

Skills

o   Sustainable design, sourcing and making practices

o   Costume construction such as pattern making, alterations, tailoring and working with stretch material

o   Costume maintenance and management, such as repairs, laundry duties, budgeting and managing inventory

o   Dyeing fabric and clothing

o Art finishing

o Has dye vats and art finishing equipment

o Set dressing

o   Graphic design for product labels, background graphics and logos

o   Photography and photoshopping

o   Set building including carpentry and metalwork

o   Prop making such as sculpting, carving and digital modelling

o   Scenic art and prop rendering and ageing

o   Budgeting and invoicing

o  Current Working with Children Check

o  Has a full Victorian Drivers License and a car

o  Has an Australian Passport and is willing to travel for work