Jessica Rose Lowerre is a M.F.A. in Design and Technology candidate with a focus in costume design. She came to The University of Texas at Austin from California after receiving certificates in costume stitching, cutting and draping, wardrobe and design assisting from Fullerton Community College. Lowerre began her study of costume design after receiving a B.A. in anthropology from California State University, Fullerton. The universal human practice of dressing the body continues to fascinate her and fuel her passion. Most recently she designed costumes for the Winter Opera, Love, Parisian Style at Fullerton Community College. She has worked as a costume stitcher at The Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival in Thousand Oaks, California and as a costume intern at The Summer Repertory Theatre in Santa Rosa.