Course Description

Through historical and theatrical applications, students will explore and experiment with a variety of materials and techniques used in the creation of specialty costumes. Topics may include the techniques and methods used in the application of leather, wire, foam, buckrum, crin/horsehair ribbon, feathers and metallics in the creation of armour, soft sculpture, puppets, masks, millinery and accessories. Classes begin with a short lecture and demonstration followed by hands-on exercises.


For more information, please see Course Series in Costume Specialties.

Material Fee: A material fee of $50 is included in the total fee indicated above. For further information, see Material Fees

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