Student Profile: Elise Maynard

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Trained in modern and historic pattern cutting, costume and fashion construction, embroidery, special effects make-up, dyeing and breaking down, printing, costume and fashion history, dressing, fittings, basic millinery and wig dressing.

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Training & Related skills

“Fabric and Dress” Victoria and Albert Museum (2017)
“English Embroidery” Victoria and Albert Museum (2016)

Assistant Conservationist/Curator at the Hereford Collection – National Trust (2016)
Assistant Conservationist/Curator at Berrington hall – National Trust (2016)

Costume Assistant and prop Maker, Bred In The Bone Theatre Laboratory, Théâtre de Ménilmontant, She is Hamlet (2016)

Archiving at Household Cavalry Museum, Windsor (2014)

Costume Assistant and prop maker at Woking Theatre Tartuffe (2013)

Repairs and Alterations at Surrey Arts Wardrobe (2012)

“Theatre and Globalization” Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (2016)
“Art of the MOOC: Activism and Socialism” Duke University, (2016)
“Plagues, Witches, and War: The Worlds of Historical Fiction” University of Virginia (2016)
“Introduction to Typography” California Institute of the Arts (2016)
“Greek & Roman Mythology” University of Pennsylvania (2016)
“Modern Art and Ideas” The Museum of Modern Art (2016)
“Sexing the Canvas: Art and nature” University of Melbourne (2016)
“Magic in the Middle Ages” Universitat de Barcelona (2016)
“The Language of Hollywood: Storytelling, Sound and Colour”, Wesleyan University (2013)

Production & Projects

Wardrobe Assistant, maker and dresser for The Government Inspector (2016)

Costume Assistant and make-up artist for Foreverland (2016)

Costume Assistant for Our Lady of 121st Street (2016)

Design Supervisor for Wellington College Fashion Label (2014)

Make-up artist for Oedipus Rex (2014);

Designer, Wardrobe Supervisor, dresser and make-up artist for The Cripple of Innishman (2013)

Alterations for The Crucible (2013)

Costume assistant and make-up artist for Phantom of the Opera (2012)

Conservation for biodiversity in Honduras (2012)

Make-up Artists for Charity Fashion Show (2011)

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