Children & Teens classes
for 6 - 18 years old
Theatre Costume Design
Costume design for theatre is a specialized class for theatre costume lovers. Students
will design and render costumes for a variety of historical plays, musical theatre, opera
production and ballet. This is a hands-on course in actualizing written or verbal
descriptions of characters and costumes through illustration.
Students will learn about the relationship of the costume to the character, the story,
the other charactersí costume and the time period.
Realistic figures are drawn in period costumes and rendered in watercolor and
prisma color markers. Rendering of period fabrics, accessories, and period
hairstyles will be covered. This class will guide the students in the preparation
of a beautifully rendered portfolio presentation.