executive Board member
Allisa M. Swanson is based out of Vancouver, BC. She holds a B.F.A in Fashion Design and Marketing with an Emphasis in Costume Design from the American College of Applied Arts in LA, California.
Allisa has been in the ﬁlm industry for over 20 years and has worked every position in the costume department, at least once. She has designed, created and consulted for ﬁlm, television and theatre, and the 2010 Winter Olympics. She has taught numerous seminars on ﬁlm costuming and breakdown, as well as been a guest speaker and costume judge for ComicCons across the country and in Germany. In 2004 Allisa won a Leo Award for Best Costume Design for a Feature Film for The Snow Walker, this year she was nominated for a CAFTCAD Award for her work as Designer on Once Upon A Time.