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Two- Four Hour classes.
Classes consist of a lecture followed by a practical workshop, fashion illustration course for costume designers using analog materials.
Drafting a costume illustration
Drafting figures for men, women and children. Discussing different body types, front, side and back views.
Rendering realistic clothing, details, facial expressions and hair, gestures related to clothing (ex. hands in pockets).
Milestone –pencil drafts of costume illustrations (required for classes 1.2 and 2.1)
• layout paper
• pencils, sharpeners and erasers
• several pens in various line widths/tips
• reference material (magazine tearsheets of actors and actresses).
Rendering costume illustrations in various media.
Markers, watercolours, pencil crayons and chalk pastel. Quick sketching techniques and demonstration.
Milestone – coloured mixed media costume illustration.
• pencil drafts of costume illustrations (from class 1.1)
• light box*
• art markers (ex. Prismacolor or Copic)*
• watercolour and gouache paints and brushes
• pencil crayons
• chalk pastels and workable fixative*
• sketch paper
• watercolour paper
• marker paper*
To help maintain community safety and contain the spread of COVID-19, Artscape has temporarily closed its community cultural hub facilities to the public and cancelled all Artscape-led in-person programming. We are monitoring public health and government recommendations regarding the reopening of non-essential businesses and public gatherings to guide our decision on a re-opening date.
Meanwhile, we welcome you to attend our free virtual programming through Launchpad Learning Online. See What’s On.
Stay safe and we look forward to seeing you soon!
While numerous professional associations have created their own COVID-19 resource guides, Artscape’s compilation focuses on a collection of financial resources and supports to help creatives across all of our communities navigate this situation. Click here to access Artscape’s Resources for Creatives and Creative Entrepreneurs.