Curriculum Vitae

My specialised area is Costume and Fabric decoration known within the film industry as Textile/Breakdown artist. More specifically, dyeing, printing, painting and texturing of fabrics, distressing and enhancing of costumes.
I have worked in a multitude of genres and visual mediums. Mainly working alongside the Costume Designer to create the required specific look both on fabrics and costumes.

Dip AD / Hons: Art & Design Post Grad: Painting/Fine Art
Previously Head of Textiles at a London Comprehensive School
Part-time lecturer at the following Art Colleges/lnstitutes in the UK:
Worthing
Bournemouth
Camberwell
Croydon
London College of Fashion


Self-employed for over 27 years, Costume Textile/Craft for Film, TV and Theatre/Opera

Over 30 years experience as Costume Textile and Breakdown Artist for Film, TV, Theatre and Opera                           Alex Carey on Imdb