EXPERIENCE

 

 

COSTUME / ART DIRECTION EXPERIENCE

 

The Miracle Worker - Artist's Repertory Theatre

Stitcher 

 

The King Stag - Lewis & Clark University

Headdress Builder

 

Cuba Libre - Artist's Repertory Theatre

Stitcher

 

Remme's Run - Coho Theater

Costume Designer 

 

The Bends - 48 Hour Short Film

Production Designer

 

Portland State University

Costume Shop Assistant

 

Twelfth Night - Artist's Repertory Theater

Stitcher, Assistant to the Costume Designer

 

In The Next Room/The Vibrator Play - Profile Theater

Stitcher

 

Figaro - Portland State University Opera

Cutter, Stitcher

 

Welcome to 30 - Short Film by Crystal Nehler

Costume Designer

 

Elena Vance - Short Film by Bryan Hiltner

Production Designer, Wardrobe

 

A Christmas Carol - Portland Playhouse

Headdress Builder

 

Come to Me Slowly - Music Video for Ancient Heat

Art Director, Costume Designer

 

True Color of Hunger - Short Film by Vu Pham

Art Director, Set Dresser

 

Intimate Apparel - Artists Repertory Theatre 

Stitcher

 

True West - Our Shoes Are Red Theater Production

Costume Designer

 

The Good Person of Szechwan - Portland State University Theater Production

Headdress Designer & Builder

 

The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe - Oregon Children's Theater Production

Headdress Builder, Stitcher

 

Closer - Play produced at Portland State University

Costume Designer, Alterations

 

Sight Unseen - Play produced at Portland State University

Costume Designer, Alterations

 

White Nights - One Act play produced at Portland State University

Assistant Costumer, Alterations

 

Finding the Sun -One Act play produced at Portland State University

Costume Designer, Alterations, Makeup Designer

 

Zoo Story - One Act play produced at Portland State University

Costume Designer, Alterations

 

Fefu and Her Friends - Portland State University Theater Production

Stitcher, Wardrobe Crew

 

Queen of Beechwood Drive - Short Film by Caroline Blair

Costume Designer, Alterations

Top Prize at the Bernal Heights Outdoor Film Festival 

 

Clipped- Short Film by Jessica Wright

Production Designer, Costume Designer & Builder, Props Master

 

 

ADDITIONAL FILM / THEATER CREW EXPERIENCE

 

Making it Rain - Music Video by Mandy Stockholm

Production Assistant

 

Brooklyn - Documentary by Alex Thornburg 

Transcriber

 

Our Country's Good - Portland State University Theater Production

Make-up Designer

 

Hamlet: 1603 Quarto – Portland State University Theater Production

Wardrobe Crew, Scenic Artist

 

El Camino - Short Film by Peter Monahan

Script Supervisor

 

House of Blue Leaves- Portland State University Production

Rig & Focus Crew, Set Construction

 

Contasium - Short Film by Ethan Indorf

Prop Master, Assistant Make-up Artist

 

Blood Stolen- Short Film directed by Richard Akel.

Prop Master

 

 

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

  • Two years as Co-Creative Director of the Portland Music Video Festival, an annual event held at the Hollywood Theater, showcasing the art of music videos from Portland and around the world.

  • Production, Art Direction, Writing and Directing in short films and music videos. 

  • Volunteer at Portland International Film Festival, Portland Oregon Women's Film Festival

  • Employee in the Department of Theatre and Film at Portland State University, where I produced a series of web videos interviewing teachers and students. 

  • PSU TV crew.

  • Mender for vintage clothing retailers.

  • Four years as a Buyer and Merchandiser for Wasteland Inc., a vintage clothing boutique. In this time I learned a great deal about clothing history, trends and materials. I also selected and shipped clothing to be used in magazines and films, including Julie Taymor's production, “Across the Universe.”

  • Five plus years constructing costumes and Co-Producing events as a performance artist.

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Portland State University

    Bachelor of Arts / Film Major, Theater Arts Minor            

 

San Francisco State University

           Film Major

 

Santa Rosa Junior College                                                       

    Associate of Arts Degree / Emphasis in Fine & Theater Arts

 


RELEVANT COURSES

 

  • Costume Construction

  • Costume Design

  • History of Dress

  • Stage Makeup

  • Technical Theater Series 

  • Scene Painting

  • Set Design

  • Film Production

  • Film Editing

  • Cinematography

  • Directing for Film

  • Film History

  • Script Analysis

  • Screenplay Writing

  • Documentary Film Production