Digital Costume Design & Rendering

Pens, Pixels, and Paint

Author: Annie O. Cleveland

Publisher: Costume & Fashion Press

ISBN: 9780896762718

Category: Art

Page: 217

View: 9699


Explains how to use Adobe Photoshop and Corel Painter for fashion and costume design, covering such topics as program basics, working with colors, and commanding layers.

Costume Design in Theater

Author: Ruth Bjorklund

Publisher: Cavendish Square Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 1502622785

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

View: 4655


If you have a love of history and clothing, there is a role for you in the theater. This book outlines the skills needed to be a costume designer, what must be done while the show is being rehearsed, and what the designer does during and after the performance. There is a chapter on how these experiences can translate to work in the real world, and there is a sidebar about someone who has made a career out of a love of clothes.

The Art and Practice of Costume Design

Author: Melissa Merz

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1317573676

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 294

View: 9611


In The Art and Practice of Costume Design, a panel of seven designers offer a new multi-sided look at the current state and practice of theatrical costume design. Beginning with an exploration of the role of a Costume Designer, the subsequent chapters analyse and explore the psychology of dress, the principles and elements of design, how to create costume renderings, and collaboration within the production. The book also takes a look at the costume shop and the role of the designer within it, and costume design careers within theatrical and fashion industries.

Drawing and Rendering for Theatre

A Practical Course for Scenic, Costume, and Lighting Designers

Author: Clare P. Rowe

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136085416

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 288

View: 2547


Drawing and Rendering for Theatre, A Practical Course for Scenic, Costume, and Lighting Designers is designed for those of you who are theatrical designers and want to improve your drawing and rendering skills. This gorgeous full-color book includes many examples of student drawings, analyzed and critiqued for areas that need improvement. It also includes numerous examples of design renderings by professional theatrical designers. In addition to the general sections on drawing and painting, it includes separate chapters on costume, scenic, and lighting rendering that include information specific to these design areas.

Fashion Design

The Complete Guide

Author: John Hopkins

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 2940411522

Category: Design

Page: 208

View: 7797


Fashion Design: The Complete Guide is a stylish introduction to the fashion business. From the research process to the fashion market, this is an exciting springboard into the industry.

Digital Media

An Introduction

Author: Richard L. Lewis,James Luciana

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780130873903

Category: Computers

Page: 362

View: 9810


This extensively illustrated and comprehensive book introduces both novice and professional photographers to the new and fascinating field of digital media. The history of computers from calculators to today's multimedia is followed carefully. The book shows the transition from analog imaging to digital imaging, with major improvements in clarity. The techniques used in today's multimedia exercises are fully described with focus on what can be created. The authors are proficient in bridging the gap between the new media and the world of arts and design. Basic concepts and associated techniques of image editing, digital illustration painting, 2D and 3D animation, digital layout, and web page design work. Hundreds of illustrations visually explain the more complex issues such as, reproducing photos and their histograms, and remapping values using the Levels control for correcting problems in image density and contrast. Information on vector illustration is available for Adobe, Illustrator, Macromedia, Freehand, and Corel Draw programs. For novice and professional photographers, artists, illustrators, 2D and 3D animators, and Website designers.