Lara Flecker's A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting PDF

By Lara Flecker

The powerful coaching of clothes for demonstrate is vital for exhibitions of up to date and old gown. Costumes not just have to be visually beautiful but additionally totally supported and traditionally exact. This ebook offers a entire advisor to mounting costumes from the eighteenth century to the current day. It contains tools for adapting and shaping figures to create ancient silhouettes, developing underpinnings and making replicas and toiles utilizing reasonably cheap and straightforward options. a pragmatic advisor to gown Mounting is a useful source for conservators, historians and all these operating with garments in museums, deepest collections and during the type and theatre industries.

Trained as a ancient gown maker, writer Lara Flecker is the fabric demonstrate expert at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. She has labored broadly with the museum’s world-class gown assortment, getting ready clothing for demonstrate. Her easy mounting equipment are in actual fact defined and will be utilized by individuals with quite a lot of adventure, together with people with few stitching skills.

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