Shopping Handbook Project at The Costumer's Manifesto Costume Design & Construction Shopping Handbook Project 15D + 5C
Go to the Shopping Handbook page of
 and follow her instructions for making a Handbook of necessary forms for pulling and building a show. (Her forms are better than any I could devise).
Choose a show with 4 or more characters (preferably one you are having to costume in real life) and fill out the forms in preparation for shopping/pulling for fabric and old clothes. These forms will organize your work so that the process goes much more smoothly and easily.
Scan in some of the completed forms and post them to the photo section of the
. Post a message to the group describing the experience, what it taught you and letting everyone know you have posted these pictures so you can get feedback.
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