THEA 305(F) Costume Design

A study of the art of costume design. The course focuses on the designer's process: script analysis, collaboration, research, color theory, basic design principles, rendering techniques, fabric research, organizational skills and presentation of designs. Evaluation will be based on multiple design assignments including a detailed final design project, which might be exhibited. In addition the evaluation will be based on costume labs, image and research files, costume history sketchbook, committed participation and attendance. Prerequisites: Theatre 201 or permission of instructor.