Amanda Quinn

Costume Designer and Maker

Edinburgh, Scotland

amanda@amandaquinncostume.com

I can be contacted via Caledonian TV on
          (+44)131 202 6230



Work Experience

Caledonian TV
Jan 2017 - Current

Part Time Trainee Production Assistant - Familiarisation with a Prince-ii / ISO 9001 compliant workflow in a corporate production context. General administrative duties, and on-set assistance. Preparation of graphic elements for production (Photoshop/Illustrator). Familiarisation with production equipment, documentation and stewardship. - This position is a flexible role within my family's business which does not impact on my availability for other projects.


Kid's Insight
May 2016 - Current

Play Worker - Assisting in an after-school club for school age children. Stewarding children from school and to the club, assisting in play - oriented learning. Dealing with minor administrative issues and assuming responsibility for supervising the children's activities in a positive and creative way.


Playhouse Theatre, Edinburgh
June 2015 - September 2016

Summer staff - Assisting in and learning about an active theatre environment from a 'front of house' environment. I learned much about what makes a theatre work from the point of view of those who face the public, and gained a real appreciation of what a challenging job those who work with the public have.


Production Credits - Costume

Costume designer & standby, Sands, Dir. Tatiana Matranga (2015)

Costume standby and Dresser, Perfect Worlds, Dir. Mandy AJ Sykes (2016)

Costume standby and Dresser, Tron Doras, Dir Paul Crone (2016)

Costume Designer, Scottish Love in Action Diwali fundraiser, Costume in Action (2016)






Education

University of Edinburgh - BA (Hons) Performance Costume
Graduating Summer 2018