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Costume Designer (Casual Temporary)
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Costume Designer (Casual Temporary)

• Intermediate Level

Summary

Design and create exclusive Costume Designs supporting the Disney Live Entertainment Costume Design and Development team.

Category Costume  Graphic Design 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Feb 16, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Responsibilities:
  • Design Skill to include full color renderings. Ability to research from any media. Oversee fabric and trim selections for all designs with the capacity to direct custom textile art.
  • Provide pattern instruction to the completion of a project with pattern change and costume prototype oversight, including supervision of costume fittings.
  • Direct support staff in the development of textile prints and garment construction documentation (technical flat drawings) and Storyboard development.
  • Independently provide design decisions that support Park and Resorts functional and safety requirements domestic and international for Character, Entertainment and Operational costume designs.
  • Interface with Costumers, Project Managers, Character Design and Development, WDI Art Directors, WDI Executives and Disney Live Entertainment Creative Directors, Portfolio Leaders and Show Directors for all artwork presentations.
  • Partner with Entertainment and Creative Costuming to ensure costume quality and design is consistently maintained and influence changes for improvement in the design and development.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum 5 years sketch artist experience in live show production, Theatre, Film or Fashion Design
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Demonstrated knowledge of textile development and garment construction
  • Must understand complexity of design and its relationship to production costs
  • Demonstrate proficient ability to create renders in Photoshop, Illustrator or equivalent software
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated strong presentation and public speaking skills
Required Education
  • Accredited Bachelor’s degree in Fashion or Costume Design or equivalent
Preferred Education
MFA in Costume Design or equivalent

Job Type Temporary 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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