Textile breakdown techniques for costume in film and television
This course will introduce you to various techniques that are used for making costumes look aged, weathered and authentic. Including distressing methods like sanding and staining and various dyeing methods for fabrics to achieve specific colours and effects. You will also be introduced to techniques for applying paints and pigments, to create realistic effects. About your tutors: Sarah Pasricha has been working in the industry for over 15 years and specilises in dying and printing. She has worked on productions including 1917, Wednesday, Fantastic Beasts and Murder on the Orient Express. Sarah Godwin also has over 15 years experience in the industry, focusing her practice on ageing, breakdown and dyeing. She has worked on many productions including The Crown, Bridgerton, 1917, The Batman and His Dark Materials. Amelia Tinton has worked in the Film & TV industry for the last 3 years, ageing and dyeing costumes and has over 10 years of Print experience. Sian Samuel is a highly experienced dyer and has been working in the Film industry for the last 8 years. She has worked on many productions including The Crown, Bridgerton, 1917, The Batman and His Dark Materials. Suitable for beginners. Please wear clothes that you don't mind getting dirty. Please bring lunch (there are also lots of cafes nearby).
What's included in the price?
All materials are included
Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts
- Suitable for beginners