Costume and Set Design for 16 - 18 Year Olds

Step behind the scenes as you enter the magical world of film and theatre! We will waste no time in getting you experimenting and exploring with a range of materials. Working with an enthusiastic and experienced artist, you will to translate your ideas into sketches, illustrations and small scale models as you find out what goes on behind the scenes to bring characters and settings, magically, to life...

Taught by: Jacqui Gunn.

Description

Step behind the scenes as you enter the magical world of film and theatre! We will waste no time in getting you experimenting and exploring with a range of materials. Working with an enthusiastic and experienced artist, you will to translate your ideas into sketches, illustrations and small scale models as you find out what goes on behind the scenes to bring characters and settings, magically, to life.

Course Outcomes
You will have created a scale model supported by sketches and illustrations. You’ll leave the course with a small body of work including costume and set designs. You will have gained a greater understanding of the steps involved with developing your ideas and bringing characters and their settings to life.

Who Should Attend
This course is suitable for students aged 15 – 17 years, with an interest in art and design. No prior experience is required. An ideal experience for students with an interest in theatre, film and performance, or for those considering further studies in art and design.

Level
Beginner






Tutor information

Jacqui Gunn is a freelance set and costume designer and artist. She lecturers on higher and further education and MA courses in the UK and Europe. Jacqui has also had several artist residencies in schools, and works with referral units and special needs groups. Jacqui has worked as a Designer in mainstream and devised Theatre, Opera, Contemporary Dance and Community projects.


Materials

Please bring the following materials with you on the first day:

  • A3 Sketchbook

  • Set of pencils

  • Sharpener

  • Eraser

  • Roll of masking tape

  • Magazines for inspiration (not Fashion magazines please)

  • Fabric samples





Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
31/07/2017 - 04/08/2017Monday - Friday10:00 - 16:005 Days£599Available Merton Hall Rd - SW19 Add to Basket