Summary

I recently completed an advanced study program at FIDM in LA called Film & TV Costume design program. I have over 20 years of sewing experience. I’ve been running my own company DiSch since 2001 were I custom made clothes for each client.

Credits

1/15 – 2/15

Costume Designer Copperhead

Film (Short) — Chapman University
1/15 – 2/15
1/15 – 1/15

Costume Designer Broome Street Boys

Film (Theatrical) — Make It Happen Productions
1/15 – 1/15
12/14 – 1/15

Costume Designer L.A. Series Pilot

Scripted (TV) — Rabbit Bandini Productions
12/14 – 1/15
8/14 – 12/14

Costume Designer Frontman

Film (Short) — American Film Institute Conservatory
8/14 – 12/14
9/14 – 11/14

Costume Designer I won't pass you by

Film (Short) — Chapman University - Dodge College of Film and Media Arts Details
9/14 – 11/14

Chose the costumes after speaking with the director and DP about color schemes. Custom made two of the costumes. Had set costumers responsibilies and made sure the actors were comfortable. Made a shopping report and handled petty cash.

10/14 – 10/14

Costume Designer Star Crossed Lovers

Makenzie Caine — Music Video — Makenzie Caine & Colby James West Details
10/14 – 10/14

Tailor made costumes for the music artist and supporting actors. Distressed multiple costumes and styled the the cast on set before shooting began . Had set costumers responsibilies and made sure the talent and actors were comfortable. Made a shopping report and handled petty cash.

9/14 – 9/14

Wardrobe Stylist (Costumer ) – Diamony Fifth Ave

Commercial/Ad — Diamony Fifth Ave
9/14 – 9/14
8/14 – 9/14

Set Costumer (Costumer ) East Ramadi

Film (Short) — Black Sheep Media & Entertainment, LLC Details
8/14 – 9/14

Shopped for background people and researched for the best rate for rental costumes for the main characters. Distressed the main actors and background clothes. Assisted styling the actors appropriately for each scene. Had set costumers responsibilies and made sure the actors were comfortable.

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Education

Class of '14

Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

Associate of Arts (AA)/Film & TV Costume Design
Class of '13

Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

Associate of Arts (AA) Fashion design/Fashion/Apparel Design
Class of '10

Tækniskóli Íslands

/Tailoring
Class of '09

Fjölbrautarskólinn í Breiðholti

Practical nurse/Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursin
Class of '07

Ráðgjafaskóli Íslands

Counseling/Counseling drug and alcohol abusers
Class of '03

Fjölbrautarskólinn í Breiðholti

Designer/Textile and clothing design
Class of '99

Ferðamálaskóli Íslands

Travel agent/Tourism and Travel Services Management
Class of '98

Framhaldsskólinn í Vestmannaeyjum

Graduated collage/Science
Class of '97

Harvard University

Summer program/Masterpieces of the world cinema
Class of '96

Act Lingua

German language/Summer program for German language studies

My Gear

  • Overlock Machine
  • Set Costume Kit
  • Sewing Machine

Skills

  • Apparel
  • Art
  • Character Animation
  • Concept Design
  • Costume Design
  • Costumes
  • Creative Concept Design
  • Different body types
  • Draping
  • Dresses
  • Fashion
  • Fashion Design
  • Fashion Illustration
  • Film
  • Fit
  • Garment Costing
  • Illustrator
  • Industrial Sewing
  • Pattern Design
  • Pattern Grading
  • Photoshop
  • Sewing
  • Styling
  • Tailoring
  • Technical Packages
  • Textiles
  • Trend Analysis
  • Wardrobe