TV, film & theatre

     set, costume, painting, props and puppets

Kirin Ichiban-behind the scenes
Kirin Ichiban-behind the scenes

Craft assistant for Stripeland's origami animated advert for Kirin Ichiban.

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Kirin Ichiban-behind the scenes
Kirin Ichiban-behind the scenes

Puppets made for Stripeland

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Stylist assistant for Uber shoot
Stylist assistant for Uber shoot
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Back- Cass's Art Exhibition
Back- Cass's Art Exhibition

Art team contributor for Mitchell and Webb's comedy Series- Back. Production designed by Rosy Thomas. Brief- to create all painted artwork 'by Cass'.

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The Aeneid
The Aeneid

Headdress making for Magdalen College School, Oxford. Designed by Jacob Hughes

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Art Ninja Team
Art Ninja Team
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Art Ninja
Art Ninja

Project for CBBC's BAFTA nominated Art Ninja.

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Art Ninja Boombox
Art Ninja Boombox

Project for CBBC's BAFTA nominated Art Ninja, made from cups, cardboard tube and a shoebox, it amplifies the sound of your music.

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Art Ninja Foil Owl
Art Ninja Foil Owl

Project for CBBC's BAFTA nominated Art Ninja, made from foil, string and glue.

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Skyjaborg
Skyjaborg

Working with Icelandic designer Gudny Sigurdardottir and Icelandic dance company to realise her designs and create a world for a show for infants under 3, which toured Reykjavik, Iceland and Norway.

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Roald Dahl puppet
Roald Dahl puppet

A life sized puppet based on Roald Dahl- photographed here undressed. For 'Dirty Beasts'-a touring opera based on Roald Dahls poems on the same name, designed, built, and dressed by tess.

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Dirty Beasts
Dirty Beasts

'Dirty Beasts'-a touring opera based on Roald Dahls poems on the same name, designed, built, and dressed by tess.

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Dirty Beasts
Dirty Beasts

Crocky-Wok the crocodile puppet. For 'Dirty Beasts'-a touring opera based on Roald Dahls poems on the same name, designed, built, and dressed by tess.

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De Gabay
De Gabay

A puppet for the De Gabay project by National Theatre Wales, in Cardiff Bay. Designed by Lucy Wilkinson.

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The Village Social
The Village Social

A National Theatre Wales touring comedy/musical. Costume supervisor. Designed by Cai Dyfan. Photos courtesy of Farrows Creative/ National Theatre Wales.

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The Village Social
The Village Social

A National Theatre Wales touring comedy/musical. Costume supervisor. Designed by Cai Dyfan. Photos courtesy of Farrows Creative/ National Theatre Wales.

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Christmas Cuckoos Cooking
Christmas Cuckoos Cooking

A large bear puppet, from Sean Crowleys design for The Torch Christmas show 2011.

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Christmas Cuckoos Cooking
Christmas Cuckoos Cooking

The puppet of the from the title of The Torch Christmas show 2011. Designed by Sean Crowley.

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Christmas Cuckoos Cooking
Christmas Cuckoos Cooking

Working with scenic artist Reva Callan to realise Sean Crowleys design for The Torch Christmas show 2011.

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Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Il Barbiere di Siviglia

Scenic Painter for DivaOpera. Set designed by Sophie Mosberger.

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Tessa has art department experience for film and television, most notably, as Art Director on CBBC's Art Ninja. She has also worked for Channel 4, TwentyTwenty productions, and on a series ad campaigns, as a buyer, prop sourcer and paper artist. 

Having studied Theatre Design at Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Tessa is is professionally trained in scenic painting, prop building, puppet making, costume construction and set design.