Skyler Watts Costume
Costume and Performance Design
Location: Bournemouth, UK
University: Arts University Bournemouth
Major: Costume and Performance Design

Skyler Watts Costume

Costume and performance design BA (hons) student with experience of working in filmic and theatrical settings. Seeking to enhance experience within the theatre/film industry with an objective to work in costume supervision and wardrobe.

Key Skills

● Costume drawing
● Technical drawing
● Machine and hand sewing
● Organization
● Attention to detail
● Creative conceptualization
● Critical thinking
● Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
● Microsoft Office

Education

Arts University Bournemouth
(09/17 – 06/20)
BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design
Bachelor of arts degree developing competency in garment construction, costume design, costume supervision and scenography.
Current Year: 2

Warwickshire College
(09/15 - 06/17)
UAL level 3 extended Diploma in Art and Design
Vocational diploma developing competency in range of art mediums: fine art, painting/drawing, sculpture, textiles, printmaking, 3D modelling and photography.
Final grade: Merit

Work Experience

Costume Designer (12/18 - Current)
Where The Canary Sings / 2019 / Rueben Fong
Costume designer for elaborate humanoid bird costume for short film directed by Rueben Fong.

Costume Supervisor (11/18)
Please Stand Clear of The Approaching Train / 2018 / Rebekah Cubbin
Sourced and put together 1950’s costumes for an AUB student-made short film directed by Rebekah Cubbin. Responsibilities included coordinating with the director and production designer, sourcing and hiring out costumes, budget consideration, ironing and prepping costumes and dressing actors for shooting.

Costume and Scenic Assistant
(08/17)
Clybourne Park / 2017 / Bruce Norris
Assisting in set construction and costume maintenance for AUB production of Clybourne Park. Competencies ranging in painting, sanding and color testing as well as backstage costume maintenance such as ironing and altering garments.

Additional Information

● Bi-lingual in French and English Language
● U.S. Citizen
● U.K. Citizen

Online Portfolio: xxx-xxx-xxxx

Costume, Wardrobe, costume design, fashion, costume supervision, set design, production design, prop