Costume Craftwork on a Budget : Clothing, 3-D Makeup, Wigs, Millinery & Accessories, Paperback / softback Book

Costume Craftwork on a Budget : Clothing, 3-D Makeup, Wigs, Millinery & Accessories Paperback / softback


Costume Craftwork on a Budget demonstrates how to use inexpensive materials to create durable costumes and props in a short amount of time.

Fully illustrated step-by-step instructions teach readers how to use 3-D makeup and create teeth, wigs, masks, hats, nonhuman costumes, leather products, and other accessories.

This new edition features updated introductions for each chapter and project, expanded chapters on 3-D Makeup, Wigs, Masks, Headdresses, and Animal Costumes, and projects from shows such as Shrek the Musical (latex ears), Orphie & the Book of Heroes (headdresses), and Side Show (a lizard costume).

From creating armor out of laundry baskets to detailed tricks for creating a witch's prosthetic nose, this book equips aspiring costume designers with the techniques needed to produce costumes and props that are beautiful, economical, and safe.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 370 pages, 20 Line drawings, color; 134 Line drawings, black and white; 558 Halftones, color; 5 Half
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Theatre studies
  • ISBN: 9781138212749



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