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Off the Wall Summer 2024: Introduction to Costume Design (5 days)

Instructor: Michelle Bohn | Dates: July 8-12, 2024 (9am-5pm)

Gain an understanding of the principles of design and learn how costume defines and supports character during this intensive, one-week introductory course.

In this course, students will learn and expand on the following skills:

  • Examine text and character analysis;
  • Explore concept development;
  • Discuss constructive collaboration practices;
  • Discover effective methods for research;
  • Develop rendering skills through understanding figure and period silhouettes;
  • Practice rendering techniques using pencil and watercolour.
  • Learn presentation techniques;
  • Create your own designs – from rough sketch to final costume design plate.

Previous drawing experience is an asset.  Before the first class, participants are asked to read a play text, which they may purchase or download from an emailed copy and use for the duration of the course.

KEY INFORMATION

The low student-to-teacher ratio in each course ensures instruction is geared to the participant’s skill level and experience. Please indicate your related experience when you register.

Course fee includes materials.

Classes run Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.

Cost: $650.00

Location: Factory 163

Register here!

Date

Jul 08 2024

Time

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Cost

CAD650.00

Location

Factory 163
163 King Street, Stratford, ON

Organizer

Stratford Off the Wall
Phone
(519) 275-2554
Email
info@stratfordoffthewall.com
Website
https://www.stratfordoffthewall.com