Author: tlakwa


Missing tells a story everybody knows, about a woman no one remembers. Set in Vancouver and along the Highway of Tears, this music drama is being created to give voice to the story of Canada’s missing and murdered aboriginal women and girls, and to show that each and every one of these missing people is […]

Red Snow

I have the honour to be part of the creative team on RED SNOW as Costume Designer. When Marie asked me to work on her upcoming feature film, I was honoured that she asked, and had trust in me to bring her vision to life. The script is beautiful. Stunning moments. We went to Yellowknife […]


X-files Costume Builder & Breakdown Artist. Not a bad gig to wrap up the year with! Thank you Ken Shapkin for the referral, much appreciated. The job required a very specific skill set and thankfully I had some experience. I came in to the job after the first quarter of the performance. Foam foam foam […]

Murdoch Mysteries: Home For the Holidays

Thank you Murdoch Mysteries and costume designer Linda Muir for trusting me to assist in designing and building a part of your Christmas Special. I am thoroughly proud and excited to work with such a strong team. It looked stunning, absolutely stunning. And I didn’t know this episode was nominated for, Directors Guild of Canada […]