I was invited to Wimbledon School of Arts to support students in designing their end of year show for final year of BA (Hons) Costume for Theatre and Screen.
At a recent two-day workshop with Claire Thornton at The School of Historical Dress I learnt about the re-use of embroidery on luxury textiles from the sixteenth century onwards.
In a recent book about film-making I observed a flow chart about the different phases from concept to distribution. I was rather bemused by the author’s view that wardrobe design does not appear on the chart until after three drafts of the screenplay. Of course this all depends on whether the director is briefing a […]