Costume Designer's Handbook: A Complete Guide for Amateur and Professional Costume Designers by Rosemary Ingham, Liz Covey
Costume Designer's Handbook: A Complete Guide for Amateur and Professional Costume Designers
Author: Rosemary Ingham, Liz Covey
Title: Costume Designer's Handbook: A Complete Guide for Amateur and Professional Costume Designers
ISBN10: 0435086073
ISBN13: 978-0435086077
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Pages:
Publisher: Heinemann Drama; Subsequent edition (November 2, 1992)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1522 kb
Size epub: 1756 kb
Rating: 3.8 ✪
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Category: Arts & Photography
Subcategory: Performing Arts

Newly revised and updated, The Costume Designer's Handbook is now more comprehensive than ever and is the backbone of any costume designer's library since its original publication in 1983. Features of this new edition include:

  • a foreword by Arvin Brown, Artistic Director of the Long Wharf Theatre
  • guidance on how to read and analyze a play
  • plans for establishing a costume plot
  • insights into working with directors and other designers
  • resources for doing historical research
  • a discussion of the properties of color
  • sketching, drawing, and drafting techniques
  • an 8-page color insert
  • 150 black-and-white photos, drawings, and charts
  • a complete, up-to-date reference section