CV

Skills

  • Hand sewing
  • Fitting and alterations
  • Domestic and industrial sewing and overlocking
  • Pattern drafting and alteration (metric and draping on stand)
  • Embroidery and beading
  • Fabric Manipulation
  • Mending
  • Breaking down
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign
  • Experienced Knitter
  • Experience working with
    plastazote, warbla and variform
  • Full clean driving license and car

Throughout the initial years of her career, Rebecca has enjoyed gaining experience within a wide range of performance types. Her degree in costume provided her with an excellent knowledge of sewing, mending and alteration. She has then developed this to working within a range of different perfomance types and taking on some small scale design roles. This broad range of experience allows her to take a design from conception to completion with confidence. Continuing forward, Rebecca hopes to remain focused on broadening her skillset and solidifying her experience. With a hard working and postitve attitude she is an excellent addition to any team.

Qualifications

Plymouth College of Art
Costume Production and Assoc. Crafts
(BaHons): 2:1

Add Your Past Experiences

Costume Trainee – Flatemates 2 – Zodiak Kids
(12/10/20-21/12/20)
Checks, dressing, lineup, mending, hand sewing, continuity notes.

Costume Daily – The Awakening – Studio Lambert
(01/10/20-09/10/20)
Buying, returns, making hip padding and embellishment.

Dresser – Under the Hawthorn Tree – Cahoots NI
(29/01/20-10/02/20)
Mending prop and costume items, breaking down,
making head pieces and organisational tasks.

Costume Design, Alteration and Styling for Amy Montgomery
(12/03/19 – Present)
Working with Amy Montgomery on costumes for events such as Glastonbury Festival, television appearances or music videos.

Costume Supervisor – Engine: Breaking Boarders – Tinderbox NI and Poetico Manifesto
(30/09/19 – 12/10/19)
Prop making, costume design and sourcing.

Wardrobe Assistant – In the Night Garden – Minor Entertainment
(21/09/19 – 22/09/19)
Laundry and costume maintenance.

Textile Arts and Sewing TeacherFreelance with various community centre
(23/08/19 – Present)
Taking classes in community centres throughout Co
Antrim and Down.

Costume Assistant – St Patrick’s Day Parade
(25/2/19 – 17/3/19)
Predominantly sewing and alterations. Also including some design and making with Plastazote.

Costume Trainee Daily – Line of Duty
(29/10/19 – 30/10/19)
Costume repair, some checks.

Costume Trainee Daily -Death and Nightingales
(18/7/18 – 1/8/18)
Styling, tying corsets, costume maintenance, minor checks, dressing SA’s.

For a PDF version or for details of my current referees just drop me an email @ rebeccalindahamilton@gmail.com

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