COSTUME DESIGN

Costume Design is a 40 clock hour course in the Fashion Study Program. Students examine different costuming techniques for dying fabrics, making hats, making basic props, adjustments to garments for quick changes, and weathering.

8-Week Agenda
WEEK ONE
  • Learn About Research, Sketching, and making a Budget

WEEK TWO
  • Learn How to Dye and Weather Fabric

WEEK THREE
  • Learn About Working with Foam and Thermoplastics

                                   
WEEK FOUR
  • Learn to Make a Simple Silicone Mold

WEEK FIVE
  • Learn Basic Stage Makeup:

  • Bruising

  • Masculine or Feminine

  • Age Makeup

  • Midterm Grading:

  • Expectations: all classwork must

  • be completed from week 1-5

WEEK SIX
  • Learn Basic Prop Painting and Weathering Techniques

WEEK SEVEN
  • ​Create a Life Cast Around the Nose and Mouth area with a partner

                                   
WEEK EIGHT
  • Finalize the Life Cast Around the Nose and Mouth Area