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Set Dressers play a vital role in theatrical or film production as they help bringing a scene to life. Essential job duties a Set Dresser should showcase in his or her resume are reading scripts, conducting research, creating designs, collaborating with other production specialists, securing materials needed for set construction, and making sure expenditures don't exceed available budget. Our collection of Set Dresser resume samples reveals the following job skills: an artistic eye, creativity, research skills, knowledge of prop houses, and time management. Formal education is not mandatory, but a major in theatrical design is usually recommended.

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1

Senior Set Dresser

Design and create original sets for live television in a fast paced, high end, home shopping network.

  • Provide creative direction for set stylists in daily live show studio installs and future event projects.
  • Responsible for creating new and upscale lifestyle table settings for our Waterford Crystal products which has resulted in a 48% increase over 2010 sales.
  • Assist artistic director in studio management, scheduling, and sourcing props.
  • Set up Holiday décor for a major cruise line with travel to ports in the United States and Puerto Rico.
  • Mural artwork and decorative painting for numerous projects including model homes and private residence.
  • Create visual presentations for a variety of special events.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
2

Set Dresser & Property Master

  • Assisted with production of hit shows "I Almost Got Away with It" and "Wives with Knives."
  • Received and reviewed script breakdown in order to organize, collect, and create building set up.
  • Consulted with Art Director to determine priorities for the week and provided
  • Compiled list of restaurants and coordinated lunch service for team members.
  • Assembled furniture for set.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Film Production
3

Set Dresser

  • Worked with the Production Designer and Art Director to stage and dress multiple sets.
  • Sourced and located key Props and set dress for specific color scheme of film.
  • Wrangled, staged, and organized key Props, set dress, signage, and for every set.
  • Created Key hand props
  • Coordinated work to Art Department PAs.
  • Assisted Production Designer with creation of key set dress pieces.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BA
Tv / Film Production
4

Client Film Librarian/set Dresser/warehouse Clerk

  • Worked independently and in a team with wardrobe team, photographers, warehouse team, and client employees.
  • Responsible for filing and pulling photo film,organizing images on computer.
  • Assisted with photo session set up, prepared merchandise for photo shoots.
  • Transported merchandise between warehouse and storeroom.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Art Director, Set Dresser, Prop Master

  • Art direction, set dressing, props, for short films and web-episodes
  • Graphic design
  • Administrative art department duties
  • Managing art department staff
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
Phlebotomy
Illustration

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