Inspired by art in western and eastern cultures, her designs embrace the good things in life; music, food, dance and mischief.
Happiest when splattered in paint, Samantha can frequently be found with brush in hand or humming away at a sewing machine. Her theatre-based background encompasses character costume & make-up, set building and specialises in crafting puppets, from intricate marionettes to huge carnival-sized beasts. Trained as a prop designer and special effects practitioner she has developed her technical skills with acrylic for canvas and theatre sets.
Samantha's portfolio extends to various creative practices; music video props, accessories design, wall murals and her passion for headwear has lead to her own line in hats and fascinators that celebrate the natural world with an explosion of colour. Inspired by art in western and eastern cultures, her designs embrace the good things in life; music, food, dance and mischief.