Wardrobe, Prop & Food Stylist
Responsible for the purchase and assembly of wardrobe, props and food for photo shoots and video. Responsible for interpreting client's needs and communicating the overall look of the shoot.
Wardrobe and Prop Styling: Responsible for seeking and purchasing or borrowing merchandise accurately reflecting the client's needs for advertising purposes. Style and arrange obtained merchandise for photo shoot. Maintain close relationships with local stores. Responsible for a purchasing budget when requested and submitting invoices to client. Develop good relationships with clients to assure future work.
Food Stylist: Responsible for purchasing food within a given budget and creating an appetizing product for photo shoots utilizing any means necessary, including understanding the chemistry of food and proper cooking techniques.
In addition, responsible for coordinating/producing photo shoots including booking talent, models, scouting locations and developing the look of the shoot. Also responsible for networking to obtain new clients. Client list includes: Jockey International, American Girl, Premier Bride, Harley Davidson, Milwaukee Magazine, ShopKo, Bon Ton, Kohls Department Store, Readers Digest, Quad Graphics, Wisconsin Foodie, Allen Edmonds, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and 2009 featured contributor for Wisconsin Bride magazine
Please visit www.laurelz.com for full portfolio.