- San Francisco US-CA
- [email protected]
Personal Net project: www.prettypretty.org (under construction) Traveling: USA, Central America
Volunteer work: One Brick, Aids Housing Alliance and animal rehabilitation centers Makeup & Prop Design: Designer for 100’s of small local theatrical productions and drag performances Frequent performer: at drag events and the currently running hit musical “Pearls Over Shanghai”
Teaching glamour, drag and special effects makeup to cast members and audience members. Teaching prop-making, staging and improvisation techniques. Designed curriculum around makeup and special effects for Creepshow Camp, 8 weeks of summer camp for 8-15 year-olds. Acting, singing and dancing in a hit musical that was extended for over 22 months, as well as other plays and musicals within that time.
Location: San Francisco, CA; Reno, NE; Honolulu, HI; New Orleans, LA
Perform 1-3 times/week at various nightclubs, theaters and events. Events range from private
parties to fund-raising events for non-profit organizations such as the AIDS Housing Alliance.
Also hold a monthly makeup tutorial, called “Pretty Pretty (Look at You!),” where I teach
glamour, drag and special effects/gore makeup to adults and children at Retro Fit, a privately
owned retail shop in the Mission.
Teaching unique, creative classes for teens and youths. Designing flyers and writing copy to promote classes, organizing events and online promotion for SF Recreation and Park as well as other administrative duties.
Designing Makeup and costumes for Tom Chapman, dresser for the Oregon Shakespeare Festival on an upcoming theatrical production. Selecting models, designing practical makeup and costumes for outdoors, while maintaining high standard of visual excellence.
Responsible for campus-wide technical support, training students and staff on audio and video equipment and procedures, creating attractive and functional equipment layout, designing and distributing instructional and promotional print material, inventory organization and control, cleaning, testing, and maintaining proper functionality of all equipment.
Provided technical support, trouble-shot with clients, updated company website, managed shipping and receiving,ordered supplies, attended trade shows and built displays to demonstrate hardware for this small hobby technology company.
Description: Assistant creative designer and producer for high-end ceramic tableware company with worldwide distribution. Clients include Macys, Costco, Steinmart, Linens N Things, Bed Bath and Beyond as well as hundreds of privately-owned retailers. o Designing several product lines for national and international key accounts o Managing design communications with overseas factories in China & Thailand o Interfacing between sales and marketing departments and owners to meet deadlines o Designing catalogs for new products o Conducting design and market research for new products o Planning and staffing industry trade shows o Training new hires on business processes, hardware and software o Designing and implementing improved tracking system for prototype development
Manager of regional specialty retailer's flagship store, responsible for hiring, purchasing, designing store displays to represent company image, inventory and loss control and human resources. Won several intra-company awards for various retail criteria, including inventory control, employee performance and store appearance
Awarded High Honors in Design, Media Arts, Video and Technology-based Arts. Merit-based scholarship award winner for 2004-2009