Richard La Motte

Author-Artist-Film Maker-Designer/Builder-Business Person




Welcome to my online resume –

I do a variety of work. I have created separate pages for my areas of interest and experience. 

I have over forty years experience in the Film industry, where I’ve worked and traveled extensively. My work experience includes: Producer, Director, Writer, Technical Advisor, Costume Designer, Production Designer and boutique Studio Head. My expertise includes: Production breakdowns, Scheduling, Budgeting, Design and Construction, Storyboarding and Concept Sketching.

I’m the author of “Costume Design 101,” a college level text, and a published artist. I’ve studied Art, Film Production, Writing and Interior Design.

I hold a California State Real Estate License and am partners with my wife (Patricia) in ‘La Motte Realty.’ I have a certificate in home staging.

I am co-founder and President of ‘Native American Cultural Studies Center’ a 501c3 foundation. I have an extensive background in Native American culture.

I am a technical advisor for Military, Historic and Ethnic costumes.


-Any and all of this experience can be at your disposal – 


Rates vary according to job and time required but average $50 to $100 per hour.

I’m excited that soon I will have a sales gallery up and be able to offer prints of my art work (cards, too, I hope).

You can contact me at: