It’s getting to be that time again, Frocktalkers – ComicCon 2014 is almost upon us. This year, I am honored to be on a couple of panels sponsored by the Costume Designers Guild, and if you care to join us (and you SHOULD, because these panels are AWESOME), here is some more information! Long & short of it: Thursday at 5P, Friday at 1P, and Saturday at 11A, in room 23ABC – but read on!!
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Very nice steer at our location yesterday.
Hey there, Frocktalkers – here’s another installment in the life of episodic TV costume design… I’ve been doing kind of insane hours here – seventeen-hour days, on average. We’re shooting two full units and I have to keep an eye on both of them, which means that if A unit has a 6AM call, I am there for that. And if B unit has a 4PM call, I am there for that, too, sometimes until the bitter end. And then up and at it again for the next day. It’s not enough sleep, and I am struggling for a way to mitigate this kind of thing. It’s very hard when we shoot two episodes at once, establishing on both units, and I am responsible for both, having to be present for all of it.
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