CV

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Profile


Artisan and creator of textiles, clothing and fashion, and interior accessories. Having multiple sources of inspiration and artistic interests, mainly related to textiles (sewing, knitting, weaving, felting, painting / dyeing, folding techniques, etc.), in constant search of new discoveries as from all forms of art.



Formation

 

2013-2016 DEC in textile construction at the Montréal Centre for Contemporary Textiles
2011 Private makeup lessons with professional makeup artist Valérie Roy; Complete training of artistic makeup, cinema, photography and stage makeup
1996-1999                             DEC in fashion design at Cégep Marie-Victorin




Exhibition of works

 

September 2016 Event Migration by Felt::Feutre Canada, Canadian Felt Symposium, Shatford Centre, Penticton, BC; presentation of the black necklace of the Ori collection in the fashion show
September 2016 to april 2017 Blue Exhibition at the Museum of Fashion of Montreal; Exposure of the blue necklace of the Ori collection
May 2016 Hexagon Exhibition of graduates of the Montréal Centre for Contemporary Textiles; exhibition of Ori collection, knitting accessories
April 2016 Auction 360 of graduates of the Montréal Centre for Contemporary Textiles; exhibition of a work in jacquard weaving and put in the auction of this work




Professional experience

 

2004 – present                    Sewing contracts (measure tailoring and alterations), part-time
2011 Retouching makeup  (remplacement) on the set of the show ” Le Droit de Savoir ” on Télé-Québec

Retouching makeup on the set of the short film ” Henry “
Makeup artist for the graduating fashion show at Cégep Marie-Victorin
2001 Costume alterations contract for the Montreal Opera for production Mefistofele

Internship of clothing/costumes alterations in Suzanne Harel’s workshop
1998 – 2004 Seamstress and dressmaker/seamstress in chief to the D’Aoust Cleaner, Place Versailles (Including billing at checkout for customers and customer service)




Implication

 

2015                                    School project for kindergarteners, class C of St-François-Solano with Professor Renée Leblanc; confection of garment bags for children from recycled t-shirts

 

 

Spoken and written languages : French (very good) and English (good)