Costume Fabrication: Design, fabrication and maintenance of high-end character costume elements. Including experience in fitting and tailoring to specific actor requirements.
Propmaking: Bespoke object design and creation: reproductions, modifications and duplication. Including breakaway and soft/stunt object production.
Sculpting: Experience in hand sculpting large scale characters and architectural set pieces along with sculpting for costume eg; wax cast jewellery or armour elements
Conceptual Drawing: Technical and conceptual drawing skills related to the manufacturing of objects and environments including Narrative Storyboarding, Character Design, General Illustration, Costume Illustration
Prototyping: Design and construction of prototype objects from drawings, Including sculpting marquettes for visualizing and scaling applications.
Materials Technology: Wide knowledge of modern plastics, metals and other materials and their related manufacturing techniques and processes including MMA, MIG & TIG welding, soldering and brazing, mill & lathe.
Standby Props: Broad on set experience including: On set etiquette, the delivery, operation and maintenance of specialty and costume related props for feature film, commercials and television production.
Elementary Mandarin, Kunming College of Eastern Language (Kunming, China) 2007
Bachelor of Design ( Industrial ) R.M.I.T University (Melbourne, Australia) 1996
Advanced Certificate ( Art and Design ) R.M.I.T Tafe College (Melbourne Australia) 1993
Set Dresser - "Kong Vs Godzilla" (Feature Film) , Apex Productions / Paramount Pictures (Village Roadshow Studios, Gold Coast , Australia) 2019, Contact: Richard Hobbs
Specialty Costume Manufacturer / Standby Costume "Dora The Explorer" (Feature Film) , Springy Productions (Village Roadshow Studios, Gold Coast , Australia) 2018, Contact: Mel Dykes
Animatronic Creature Technician / Puppeteer - "Legend of Sun and Moon" (Feature Film) , JMB FX Studio (Village Roadshow Studios, Gold Coast , Australia) 2018, Contact: Jason Baird (JMBFX)
Specialty Costume / Engineer - "Aquaman" (Feature Film) , Ahab (Village Roadshow Studios, Gold Coast , Australia) 2017, Contact: Justin Raleigh - Head of Makeup FX Department (Fractured FX)
Graffiti Artist (Casual) - "Pacific Rim: Uprising" (Feature Film) , Maelstrom (Sydney, Australia) 2016, Contact: Tom Nursey - Art Director
Leading Hand- "Peter Rabbit" (Feature Film) , PR Productions (Sydney, Australia) 2016, Contact: Pete Wyborn - Head of Prop Manufacturing
Prop Foreman - "Alien : Covenant" (Feature Film) , Fox Film # 3 (Sydney, Australia) 2016, Contact: Pete Wyborn - Head of Prop Manufacturing , Contact: Charlie Revai - Art Director.
Head Sculptor - "Game of Thrones" / Foxtel Promotions Australia, Gorilla Constructions / Foxtel (Sydney Opera house , Australia.) 2015, Contact: Mitch Alcorn.
Industrial Costume Manufacturer - "Gods Of Egypt" (Feature film) Pyramania Pty ltd ( Fox Studios, Sydney, Australia.) 2014 Contact: Costume Dept Co-ordinators: Mel Dykes / Burt Burless
Prosthetic Effects Technical Director - "Death In Bloom" (Short Film) Rabbit Content (Sydney, Australia.) 2014, Contact: Director Dael Oates Producer: Jonas Mc Lelan
Scenic Artist - "Catching Milat" (TV Mini Series) Catching Milat Pty Ltd (Sydney, Australia.) 2014, Contact: Art Department Co-ordinator: Daniel Willis
Salvage Artist - "Mad Max Fury Road" (Feature Film) Kennedy Miller Mitchell (Matraville / Fox, Sydney, Australia.) 2013 Contact: Production Designer: Colin Gibson
Stop-motion Technical Director - Kmart Living (TVC) Rabbit Content (Sydney, Australia.) 2013 Contact: Director Dael Oates Producer: Lucas Jenner
Salvage Artist - Mad Max Fury Road (Feature Film) (African Shoot) Moonlighting Films + KMMO (Africa, Namibia + South Africa) 2012 Contact: Production Designer: Colin Gibson
Motorbike Dept - Mad Max Fury Road (Feature Film) (Australian Pre-production) Kennedy Miller Mitchell (Alexandria, Sydney, Australia.) 2011,Contact: Production Designer: Colin Gibson
Lead Modelmaker / Sculptor - The Great Gatsby (Feature Film) Bazmark III (Fox Studios, Sydney, Australia) 2011 Contact: Modelshop Foreman: Pete Wyborn
Production Designer / VFX Director - Son Of Kick – Playing the Villain (Music Video) Revolver Films (Sydney, Australia.) 2011 , Contact: Director: Matt Devine. Producer: Alex Kember
Key Standby Props - Home & Away (TV Series) Channel 7 (Sydney, Australia) 2011 , Contact: Art Director: Marianne Evans
Set Carpenter - Crusty Demons Australian Tour 2010 (Live Show) Crusty Demons Australia (National Tour, Australia 2010 Contact: Production Foreman: Colin Skals
Motorbike Salvage Artist - Mad Max – Fury Road (Australia) Kennedy Miller Mitchell (Villawood + Broken Hill, Australia.) 2010 Contact: Production Designer: Colin Gibson
VFX Designer / Prosthetics - Romance was born (Short Film) Revolver Films (Sydney, Australia) 2010 Contact: Director: Kris Moyes Producer: Alex Kember
Propmaker - Underbelly (Series 3) (TV Series) Screentime Productions (Sydney, Australia) 2009 Contact: Art Director: Amanda Sallybanks
VFX Designer / Stop Motion Animator- Mazda” CX - 7” Stop motion (TVC) Prodigy Films (Sydney, Australia) 2009 Contact: Director: Dael Oates
Production Designer / Stop-motion Animator - Target “Colors” Stop motion (TVC) Prodigy Films (Sydney, Australia) Contact: Producer: Marge Mc Innes
Art Director / Designer - Ying Dong Media (Beijing & London) 2009 Contact: Executive Producer: Jean Chalopin
Freelance SFX Propmaker - The Chaser (war on everything) ABC Television (Sydney, Australia) 2008 Contact: Designer: Pablo Donnan
Freelance Propmaker - East West 101 (Series 2) Knapman Wylde Television (Sydney, Australia) 2008 Contact: Designer: Tim Ferrier
Prop Master / Prosthetics Designer “All Saints” Broadcast TV Drama Channel 7 (Sydney, Australia) 2007 Contact: Production designer: Ben Bangay
Designer & Standby Props “Muscles – Ice cream” 35mm Music Video Rich Girl / Modular Records (Sydney, Australia) 2007 Contact: Director & Producer: Dael Oates
Freelance Visualization Artist “Project – G” 35mm feature film Curious Pictures (New York, USA) 2007 Contact: Director: Michel Gondry
Tattoo Artist Internship - Assassin Tattoo Studio (Beijing, China) 2006 – 7 Contact: Senior Artist & Manager: Yang Peng
Interior Designer - Shelter Bar (Kunming, China) 2006 Contact: Project Manager: Li Fan
Illustrator & Storyboarder - Telemetry Orchestra – Cherry tree Music Video, Animal Logic (Sydney, Australia) 2006 Contact: Director: Dael Oates
Set Dresser & Standby Props - “All Saints” (Broadcast TV Drama) Channel 7 (Sydney, Australia) 2006 Contact : Art Director : Ben Bangay
Inbetween Animator - Walt Disney Animation Australia - (Sydney, Australia) 2002 – 5 Contact: Head of Inbetweening: Michael Patterson
The Lion King 3, Brother Bear 2, Bambi 2, Lilo and Stitch 2, The Three Musketeers, Jungle Book 2, Tarzan 2 .
VJ / Projection Artist - Welcome 2001 – John Digweed – Docklands Hardware Entertainment (Melbourne, Australia) 2000 - 2001 Contact : Stage Manager : Carlo Zeccola
Production Designer / Set Designer - Melbourne Fashion Festival “Opening Night Parade” Shed 14 Docklands (Melbourne, Australia ) 1999 Contact: Festival Director: Robert Buckingham
Cinema Manager / Projectionist Cinema Como & The George Cinemas, Palace Cinemas (Melbourne, Australia) 1999 -2002 Contact: National Operations Manager : Sam Di Pietro
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