Costume Construction

12 credits for 5 students. Coordinator: Canedy, T.

95031 DRAM 223 Costume Construction 4 Cr. TuTh 9:00-10:50am Foster, A.
Methods used in the planning and construction of costumes for the theatre with a focus on how theatrical costume construction differs from clothing construction for the consumer market. Emphasis includes theatrical construction, cutting, fitting, fabric and fiber analysis and adaptations for stage performance. Lab: Students work in small groups with close faculty supervision on projects from the seminar section, or costumes for a current production. Lab required. Cross-listed as DRAM 223. Satisfies General Education AE requirement.

95032 DRAM 251 Foundations of Design for the Stage 4 Cr. MW 10:00-11:50am Canedy, T.
Fundamentals of design elements and principles as they apply to the performance arts. All aspects of design for the stage will be studied including the basics of scenic, lighting, costume and sound design. Satisfies General Education AE requirement.

95033 ARTS 120 Color and Design4 Cr. MWF 8-9:50am Staff
Provides both art and non-art majors with hands-on experience in color and design. Introduces the basic visual elements and design principles used in art making including areas of painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics and sculpture. Theoretical, critical and historical issues of art making addressed through group critique and slide presentations of both historical and contemporary art work. Satisfies General Education AE requirement.