Film office for Edinburgh, East Lothian and the Scottish Borders
Charmaine Gilbert
Film office for Edinburgh, East Lothian and the Scottish Borders

Charmaine Gilbert

Person Name
Charmaine Gilbert
Mobile Phone
07544 291 350

Charmaine is an Art Department Assistant and prop maker with a broad range of skills, a full, clean drivers licence and experience of driving long wheel-based vans. She has worked on feature films, High-end TV drama children's TV, live TV and adverts.

She was accepted onto the Screen Skills Trainee Finder scheme in 2022 where she completed 2 placements on High-end television productions.

She has also art directed short films, adverts and music promos and is available to design or art direct on small-scale productions.

Selected credits: Big Boys 2 (Channel 4 sitcom), Three Little Birds (ITV period drama), Bridgerton 3 (Netflix period drama) Still Game and Shetland (BBC), Teacup Travels (CBeebies), The Chameleon (Discovery ID Drama), short films and numerous adverts for high-profile clients including Tennents beer, Haig Club whisky, National Trust Scotland and Scottish Government.

She completed an HNC in 3d Design & Model Making for the Creative Industries at City of Glasgow College in 2021 attaining an A grade.

Examples of her work can be found on her website.

Skill Summary:

  • Strong digital design skills in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop.
  • Experience of producing prop graphics and liaising with reprographics shops.
  • Technical drawing, AutoCAD drafting and 3D modelling in Sketchup, Vray rendering.
  • Experience of Art Department admin such as script break downs, research, recce packs, drawing logs and distribution, and location intentions.
  • Prop making and scenic painting skills
  • Experience of sourcing props and managing a budget.
  • Film set experience as an art department assistant/standby.