Costume Assistant Stitcher resume example with 6 years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,

Design and Technology student emphasizing in costume design looking for an opportunity to work in my field of study and contribute to the industry.

  • Sewing
  • Collaboration
  • Visualizing concepts
  • Ability to follow instructions
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving
08/2015 to Current Costume Assistant/Stitcher University Of Wisconsin Stevens Point Department Of Theatre And Dance | City, STATE,

Worked as both a student and a paid stitcher in the costume shop supporting six or seven shows during the academic year.

  • Repaired garments to make them stage ready.
  • Created garments and patterns for shows.
  • Fit and altered garments for the actors.
  • Collaborated with the production team to ensure the costume design met the artistic themes and concepts of the show.
  • Attended and participated in dress rehearsals for the show.

04/2016 to 07/2016 Costume Builder Freelance | City, STATE,

Worked as a freelance costume builder helping a client bring their cosplay visions to life.

  • Created costume patterns from drawings and pictures of the client's character.
  • Computed dimensions of patterns according to size and stretch of material.
  • Worked one on one to satisfy client expectations.
  • Organized and conducted fittings.

08/2014 to 2015 Senior Capstone Project East High School Academy Of Fine Arts | City, STATE,

Senior capstone project - Romantic period evening gown 

  • Researched time period and documented my findings in an essay. 
  • Worked with mentor to create the pattern and sew the period gown.
  • Learned to alter an existing pattern.
  • Assembled a display for showing the dress at the Academy of Fine Arts visual exhibit.

Expected in Current Bachelor of Arts | Theatre Design and Technology University of Stevens Point, Stevens Point, WI GPA:
Recipient of the Theatre of Arts for Design and Technology and the Anne Gilfrey Schierl Award in Design and Technology.

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School Attended

  • University of Stevens Point

Job Titles Held:

  • Costume Assistant/Stitcher
  • Costume Builder
  • Senior Capstone Project


  • Bachelor of Arts

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