Milestones

My road in life took a while to figure out.
Wanted to be a marine biologist.
Tried studying/working in fashion.
Did as many summer theater jobs as I could.
Joined some costume hobby groups.
Dropped out of fashion school.
Took a year of random trade school classes.
Moved to Los Angeles.
Took the plunge into freelance.
Keep following my journey

Education

High School
Bachelor
Costume Design
FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles

Career

Costumer / Craftsperson

I make original costumes, and costume accessories for TV, Film, Theater, and much, much more.

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Acting & Theatre
Film
Learning / Being Challenged

Day to Day

No days are "typical".

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for college students

You have a long summer, use it! There are many colleges that offer Summer Rep programs. Go do one and get a crash course in life in the theater.

Recommended Education

My career is not related to what I studied. I'd recommend this path instead:

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Society in General:

"You will never make any money doing that."

Challenges I Overcame

Learning Issues