Lois Sargent

Costume Supervisor

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  • LocationStevenage, United Kingdom

About me

 

Recently graduating from the Arts University at Bournemouth (2012), studing Costume with Performance design (Ba Hons), I have become driven to succeed in the industry. ? I have a variety of skills within costume and set design as well as adminstration, communications, research and business management, with a growing passion and love for theatre and film. My drive for organisation and creating the best image has given me the ability to succeed. My ability to adapt has allowed me to persue different avenues with in the industry, becoming versitile, creative and flexible. I am an enthusiastic and hard working person with a flexible and dedicated nature. Being able to maintain a good repour with team members within a working environment has enabled me to help with a smooth day to day running. I have precise organisation and communication skills, which allows me to create flawless preparation for any project. It has been said that my work ethic is outstanding and I maintain good communication skills within the department and outside. My ability to quickly adapt to different environments is brilliantly suited to a working environment. I like to challenge myself, bringing a strong sense of initiative and using the facilities and resource provided in the most efficient and logical manner. I also have a strong sense of problem solving, which I can guarantee to bring to the table. Outside of my career I am interested in films, art, literature, being active and travelling.

Skills

 

  • Teaching
  • Fashion
  • Advertising
  • Events
  • Film
  • Theatre
  • TV
  • Art Direction
  • Interiors
  • People
  • Promotions
  • Buying
  • Clothing Alteration
  • Costume Design
  • Design Room Coordination
  • Production Design
  • Shows
  • Styling
  • Stylist
  • Wardrobe
  • Assisting Art Department
  • Assistant Costume Design
  • Costume Supervision
  • Set Decorator
  • Set Dressers
  • Autocad
  • Coreldraw
  • Excel
  • Iwork Numbers
  • Illustrator
  • Imageready
  • Indesign
  • Iwork Keynote
  • Iwork Pages
  • Office
  • Paint Shop
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Sketch-up
  • Word
  • Premier Pro
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Imovie

Work history

Currently

Costume Supervisor

PW Productions

Oct 2012
  • Working alongside the designer to revive a children's show in the westend to co-alongside the tour of Women in Black.

2012

Playworker

Stevenage Borough Council

Jun 2008 - Oct 2012
  • Working with children 5-14 years old, faciliating their play in a safe environment.

2012

Crowd Costume Assistant

ITV

Oct 2012 - Oct 2012
  • Working on the Katherine Jenkin's Christmas Special, looking after the audience and dancers, doing fittings, stand by, alterations and buying.

2012

Crowd Costume Assistant

BBC

Aug 2012 - Sep 2012
  • Working as needed for the crowd in the filming of 'Father Brown'. Doing costume fittings, stand by, alterations and buying.

2012

Costume Supervisor & Design Team

Diverse City

Jan 2012 - Jul 2012
  • Creating and designing costumes for the Weymouth Olympic Opening Ceremony. Working with a cast of 70 proffessional and amateur disabled actors. Managing a team of 15 makers and 20 designers to create the vision. Event organising and marketing, budgeting and scehduling.

2012

Costume Designer

The Arts Educational School London

Apr 2012 - Jun 2012
  • Designing the show of 'Ice Cream, Hot Fudge' for an MA production. Looking at the context of the play and having a contemporary look with an 80's influence.

2011

Bar Staff

The Bell Bennington

May 2010 - Nov 2011
  • Working in a country pub. The

Education

2012

Costume with Performance Design

The Arts University College at Bournemouth

Aug 2008 - May 2012

    Awards

    2012

    The Podium Awards - oustanding student lead activity

    • Awards to celebrate the dedication towards the cultural olympaid. This was towards the Olympic opening ceremony in Weymouth.