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Cosplay Build Weekend! Sew, Paint, Makeup and Thermoplastics! with Christa Gelasco, Gaylynne Fell, Nicole Deibert and Melissa Wartenberg
September 9, 2016 - September 11, 2016| $45 - $220
Pattern Drafting and Sewing (Christa Gelasco) Friday 4-9pm – Learn from our favourite Costumer Christa! She will teach her skills in pattern drafting/alteration, basic sewing, how to read commerical patterns and tips and tricks to achieve your perfect Cosplay look! Please bring your current project as Christa will be sure to have time for open lab time to assist with your current project. Please bring your sewing kit, all other materials for the workshop are provided. Single Workshop only $45
Cosplay Painting (Nicole Deibert) Saturday 9am-1pm -Learn from the ‘Head of Scenic Art’ of The Citadel Theatre basic brush techniques, how to paint thermoplastics, finishing touches on all surfaces covered in class, which paint/tools to use and how to achieve wood-grain, metal and many many more surfaces! all materials provided. Single Workshop only $65
Saturday catered lunch provided 1-2pm
Face and Body Painting (Gaylynne Fell) Saturday 2-6pm -Learn the basics of face and body painting including products and application techniques. This workshop will touch on hand painting techniques as well as an intro to basic airbrush techniques. Gaylynne will open the floor to all other makeup questions and demo the techniques you need to finish your look for your cosplay! All materials included. Single Workshop only $65
Thermoplastics (Melissa Wartenberg) Sunday 10-5pm -Learn from the master of Thermplastics! Melissa will teach a intro to Worbla, Wonderflex and FOSSHAPE. Students will receive a ‘sampler pack’ which includes all our favourite plastics for any Cosplayer. Melissa will also open the floor to project discussion, in case you have a project at home you are currently working on. Please feel free to bring any personal projects. All materials provided, bring a heat gun if you have one. Otherwise we have some to share. Single Workshop only $80
Sunday catered lunch provided 1-2pm
All students will receive a 10% retail discount to Theatre Garage over the whole weekend!!
Full weekend workshops with materials and lunch on Saturday and Sunday is $220