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The Watsons Go To Birmingham- 1963- Assistant Costume Design-Chicago Children’s Theatre- 2019(current)- Designer Izumi Inaba

Ripcord- Costume Design- Creede Repertory Theatre-2019(upcoming)-Director Billie McBride

Abandoned Way Out West* - Costume Design-Creede Repertory Theatre KID Show-2018-Director Diana Burbano

Red Bowl At The Jeffs- Costume Design-The Sound-2018-Director Rebecca Willingham

The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare, Abridged -Costume Design- Theatre Arlington-2017- Director Melanie Mason

Nest Stop Broadway Children's Revue* -Assistant Costume Design- Dallas Children's Theatre-2017-  Designer Jenifer Viana

Mrs. Bob Cratchit's Wild Christmas Binge -Costume Design-Onstage! In Bedford- 2016- Director Seth Johnston

Helios 24/7- Costume Design- UTA Maverick Theatre Company- 2016- Director Dr.Natalie Gaupp

The Outsiders*- Costume Design- Theatre Arlington- 2015- Director Cindy Honeycutt

Theory of Relativity -Costume Design- UTA Maverick Theatre Company- 2015- Director Dr.Anne Healy

Waiting For 40- Costume Design- UTA Maverick Theatre Company-2014- Director Elia Crawford

*Pictures withheld for children's privacy and safety

Stitching and Craftwork

2018 Season(Guadalupe In the Guestroom, Seeds of Change Tour,There’s No Place Like Home Gala)-Costume Shop Manager-Creede Repertory Theatre

2018 Season (Barefoot in the Park, The Wizard of Oz, 9 to 5, Miss Holmes)- Stitcher- Creede Repertory Theatre

We're Gonna Be Okay- Stitcher/ Dyer- American Theatre Company-2018-Costume Designer Melissa Ng

2017 Season(Thoroughly Modern Millie, 7 Brides for 7 Brothers, Hairspray, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Newsies)-Craftsperson-Music Theatre Wichita

2016 Season(Nice Work If You Can Get It, Beauty and the Beast, Oklahoma!, Jesus Christ Superstar, Mama Mia)-Asst.Craftsperson-Music Theatre Wichita

Catch Me If You Can- Stitcher- Uptown Players- 2015- Costume Designer Suzi Cranford

Into the Woods- Craftsperson/Stitcher- UTA Maverick Theatre Company - 2015- Costume Designer Laurie Land

As It Is In Heaven - Stitcher/ Dyer - UTA Maverick Theatre Company - 2013- Costume Designer Kris O'Brien

Related Work

Victory Gardens Theatre- Wardrobe Supervisor-2018/19 Season (Indecent, Rightlynd, Pipeline)

Suite Your Fancie Costume Rental Booth at Scarborough Faire -Costume Specialist - Seasonal 2012 to Present

Costumes By Dusty- Costume Associate - 2011 to 2017

Costume Technology Class- Teacher's Assistant- University of Texas at Arlington-2016

Dyeing and Millinery Class- Teacher's Assistant- University of Texas at Arlington- 2014

Skills and Education

University of Texas at Arlington- studied Technical Design and Technology with a focus in Costume Design.

Sewing skills: Hand, Machine, Serger, Embroidery, Cross-stitch

Crafting skills: Millinery, Fosshape, dyeing (shibori, vat, ombre, silk painting, airbrush, bleach, natural, corrective, age) basic leatherwork, dance rubber, basic shoe paint, wonderflex, thermaplast, fireproofing, basic jewelry creation and repair, rhinestoneing

Hair and Makeup Skills: basic stage makeup (corrective, old age, fantasy, horror, minor SFX), basic wig maintenance, creative hair braiding (fishtail, french, dutch, waterfall, fishbone, architectural)

Other Related Skills: Garageband, iMovie, Movie Maker, Microsoft Office, PC and Mac, current driver's license, current First Aid/CPR/AED certification (Adults, Children, and Infants)



Kymberly Nielsen- Manager, Costumes by Dusty 

Laurie Land- Costume Design Professor, UTA

George T. Mitchell- Costume Designer

Majel Cuza- Production Manager, Dallas Theatre Center

All contact information for references is available upon request as a courtesy to the references.