+ Attending Art Basel Miami Beach and Satellite Fairs! Dec. 2013
+ Freelance Assistant Charge Artist: Broadway Int'l Tour: Mamma Mia! designed by Mark Thompson
+ Freelance Wardrobe, "The Screwtape Letters" National Tour.
+ Freelance Draping + Stitching for Private Client, Charleston SC
+ Fabric Manipulation: Spandex/Silicone Snake Skin forThe Little Prince
+ Airbrushing: "Cloud Ensemble" for The Little Prince
+ Airbrush and Fabric Distressing, Ear Construction for "The Fox" in The Little Prince
+ Wonderflex Mask: Mali/Bozo Culture Mask Reproduction
+ Dyed Silk Reproduction of Frida Kahlo's "Autorretrato: The Frame"
+ Design Showcase: National Design Portfolio Review, May 24 2013. Bohemian National Hall, New York NY. Click here to view display.
+ USITT Young Designers' Forum Selectee, 2013.
+ Invitation to the Istanbul International Puppet Festival
(for more information about this project, please see: Puppetry)
+ Costume Craft/Technology Photos: Men's Tailoring
+ First Place, Graduate Costume Design Competition, "The Little Prince," SETC, 2013.
Adjudicators: Leslie Yarmo (Law & Order: SVU), Michael Lincoln (Broadway: Copenhagen, More to Love) , Todd Rosenthal (August: Osage County, Tony Award).
Archived News: Spring 2013
+ Assisting Costume Designer Marianne Custer with Tom Stoppard’s On The Razzle directed by Gary M. English. Opened April 2013 at The Clarence Brown Theatre (LORT).
+ Graduate Teaching Assistant for Theatre 345: Costume Construction, Spring 2013
+ Rod Puppet Manipulation Clinic by Phillip Huber ("Being John Malkovich," "Oz: The Great and Powerful").
+ Recipient of the Ralph W. Frost Memorial Scholarship (2012-2013).
+ Scenic Artist for "Annie," designed by Chris Pickart, presented at Southeast Missouri State University.
+ Rod Puppet Design, Construction for "The Boor" by Anton Chekhov. Workshop by Deniz Kurdak of Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University, Istanbul TR.
+ Puppeteer, Designer, Technician for "The Boor" by Anton Chekhov. "Puppet Chekhov" The Clarence Brown Carousel Theatre, February 22, 2013.
Fall / Winter 2012
+ Mask-Making and Design. Grade rec'd: A
+ Graduate Portfolio Presentation, The Clarence Brown Lab Theatre, Friday, November 7 2012, 2PM
+ Graduate Student Poster Presentation with the Design Team for The Little Prince, the Univ. of Tennessee, College of Arts & Sciences Dean’s Advisory Board, Fall 2012
+ Fabric Painter for A Christmas Carol at The Clarence Brown Theatre (LORT). Costumes Designed by Bill Black, Directed by Casey Sams.
+ Graduate Teaching Assistant: Theatre 340: Costume Design
+ USITT Costume Symposium 2012: Puppet Boot Camp. Hosted by Purdue University Department of Theatre, August 2012.
+ Returned from the Costume/Wardrobe department for Spoleto Festival USA 2012. Includes work for Philip Glass’s “Kepler,” Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Cedar Lake Ballet and The Gate Theatre’s “Hay Fever”
+ Returned from a Study Abroad Experience at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in Istanbul, Turkey, Dec. 2011. Click here to view culminating project.
+ Recipient of the Emily Mahan Faust Fellowship, 2011-2012
+ Costume Designs included on October 2011 Cover of American Theatre Magazine! Click here to view details.