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Costume – Period Cutting Techniques (Pinewood Studios)

8 May @ 10:00 am - 12 May @ 5:00 pm
Take a trip into the 1800s on this five day, full time course. Discover the latest cutting techniques for period costumes that will reinvent the way a garment looks. Learn new ways to present shapes and silhouettes onscreen, to instantly enlighten viewers to the time period and the character being portrayed. Course Summary & Learning Outcomes Practice the art of flat pattern cutting and garment draping on a stand, working with two time periods in mind… 1830s – With flamboyantly…
Costume U18

Costume Essentials – Sewing, Alterations & Dressing Etiquette (Pinewood Studios Wales)

8 May @ 10:00 am - 12 May @ 5:00 pm
Increase your costume capabilities as you learn the correct dressing rules and procedures for fitting and alter costumes on this intense five-day mastercourse.  Course Summary & Learning Outcomes From Tudor to 20th Century prepare yourself to drop into any period production with confidence. Handle the hustle and bustle associated with the role from final cast fitting to on set modifications, discover how to apply finesse in any costume situation you face. Packed with practical tips and techniques, this course provides the ideal…
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Costume – Millinery Essentials (Pinewood Studios)

15 May @ 9:00 am - 19 May @ 4:00 pm
Maintain the highest levels of excellence in hat making with this five day, hands-on course. Hat makers are in short supply across the film and TV industries. Therefore, there’s no better time to enhance your millinery skills, which are desperately needed in costume departments across the UK and internationally! Course Summary & Learning Outcomes Get ahead in hat making as you practice and perfect how to block the basic hat shape. Add to your hat making arsenal as you learn…
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Costume – Basic Alterations (Pinewood Studios Wales)

1 June @ 10:00 am - 2 June @ 5:00 pm
Boost your confidence in costume tailoring. This two day course is perfect for you as an entry point into working with costumes. Course Summary & Learning Outcomes Packed with practical tips and techniques, this course provides the ideal setting for costume trainees to surround themselves with industry experts to expand their skillset. From final cast fitting to on set modifications, discover how to apply finesse in any costume situation you face. The key learning outcomes of this course will equip…
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Costume – Painting & Dyeing (Pinewood Studios)

5 June @ 10:00 am - 9 June @ 5:00 pm
Keep your costume design skills up to date by taking this five day, full-time master course. Develop new, diverse skills as you discover current dyeing, painting and ageing techniques, while understanding how they affect various fabrics. Course Summary & Learning Outcomes Costume design commands high-quality craftsmanship to capture characters and perfect appearances for TV and film. Keep your skills attuned to industry requirements as you learn by doing… Creating bullet wounds Creating blood stains … Under the guidance of fellow…
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Costume – Painting & Dyeing (Pinewood Studios)

5 June @ 10:00 am - 9 June @ 5:00 pm
Keep your costume design skills up to date by taking this five day, full-time master course. Develop new, diverse skills as you discover current dyeing, painting and ageing techniques, while understanding how they affect various fabrics. Course Summary & Learning Outcomes Costume design commands high-quality craftsmanship to capture characters and perfect appearances for TV and film. Keep your skills attuned to industry requirements as you learn by doing… Creating bullet wounds Creating blood stains … Under the guidance of fellow…
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Costume – Advanced Airbrush & Painting (Pinewood Studios)

19 June @ 10:00 am - 23 June @ 5:00 pm
Unlock new textile talents during this five day, full-time course as you discover the latest trends in textile painting & airbrushing and how to utilise them to enhance and enrich costumes for film. This mastercourse aimed at those costume artists with some experience and led by one of the most respected and talented professionals in the industry, Alexander Carey, will draw you apart and give you invaluable tricks and abilities to perform these techniques with ease. Course Summary & Learning Outcomes Airbrushing has so…
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Costume Screen Making & Printing (Pinewood Studios)

3 July @ 10:00 am - 7 July @ 5:00 pm
Unlock new textile talents during this five day, full-time course as you discover the latest trends in textile printing and how to utilise them to enhance and enrich costumes for film. Get creative with colour too as you master the art of mixing inks and become deft at dyeing fabrics. Course Summary & Learning Outcomes Print has so many different uses and this unique learning and training opportunity is your chance to inject your imagination into costume design. Excel in…
Fitting Etiquette

Costume – Fitting Etiquette (Pinewood Studios)

13 July @ 10:00 am - 14 July @ 5:00 pm
In collaboration with the BAFTA award winning, Angels Costumes, this intensive two day course is your entry point into costume fitting for film and TV. Course Summary & Learning Outcomes Prepare for a practical journey as you dive into fitting room preparation and etiquette, while learning simple alteration techniques for adjusting costumes and undergarments. Master the art of taking and reading measurements in order to achieve the correct fit. More importantly, learn how to fix costumes fast if the fit…
Costume U18

Intro to Costume Design for Films (14-18 yrs) (Pinewood Studios)

14 August @ 10:00 am - 16 August @ 5:00 pm
This is a course for 14 – 18 year olds with a passion for fashion and an interest in how it applies in the world of film. On this three-day course, you will be given a grounding in the role of the designer and the vision they dream up for each and every production. Following the journey from the script to completed costumes, you will learn about breaking down the script, the research and design process, budgeting and much more. You will create your own…
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