COSTUME DESIGN WORKSHOPs

“Clothes might not make the man, but they certainly do help an actor create a character!”

Preteen Costume Design 1-Day Workshop

Dates: June 15th

Skill Level(s): Ages 9-12

Tuition: $50

Time: 10am – 1pm

Instructor: Amanda Munsen

This class is for artists who would like to explore the process of a costume designer! Within this class, students will be given character descriptions and then create a characters costume to help tell those characters personal story. 

Students will work on the following:

  • Breakdown the characters traits, culture, lifestyle, history, etc.

  • Basic figure drawing techniques

  • Explore various types of clothing materials as inspiration for their rendering

  • Students will be using mediums such as (but not limited to) gouache, watercolor, color pencil, and more.

Teen Costume Design 2-Day Workshop

Dates: June 22 & 23

Skill Level(s): Ages 13 - 17

Tuition: $100

Time: 10am – 1pm both Saturday & Sunday

Instructor: Amanda Munsen

This class is for artists who would like to explore the process of a costume designer! Within this class, students will read and interpret a short story and then create a characters costume to help tell those characters personal story. Students have ample studio time, and engage in critiques, as well as in-class presentations and group discussions.

Students will work on the following:

  • Breakdown the characters traits, culture, lifestyle, history, etc.

  • Basic figure drawing techniques

  • Explore backgrounds, body position of the character, or other various design work to complement their rendering

  • Learn how to employ the same elements of design found in art (line, color, texture, shape).

  • Explore various types of clothing materials as inspiration for their rendering

  • Students will be using mediums such as (but not limited to) gouache, watercolor, color pencil, and more.