Costumes are an integral part of any performance, adding believability, conveying setting, or establishing the tone, a fact that is no less true when your performer is a puppet! The only book of its kind, The Well-Dressed Puppet will show you how to create costumes and accessories tailored specifically for your puppet that will enhance any performance. Gone are the days of ill-fitting store-bought clothing that restrict the movement and use of your puppet. Author Cheralyn Lambeth walks you through every step of the costume-making process with detailed lists of the necessary materials, equipment, and patterns required to create a costume from scratch. She also shares multiple tips and information on how to modify off-the-rack clothing to fit any puppet. Suitable for both beginners and more advanced costumers, The Well-Dressed Puppet demonstrates basic sewing and construction techniques while still providing advanced projects for customers who have already mastered those skills.... next section contains a list of materials youa#39;ll need to begin creating your own costumes, as well as simple sewing instructions. ... You may not need or use every one of these items, but I have found all of them to come in handy at one point or ... *Sewing machine: For the purpose of creating puppet costumes, a simple straight and zigzag stitch machine will work perfectly well. These can be found very inexpensively at department stores, and include brands such as Singer and Brother.
|Title||:||The Well-Dressed Puppet|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2014-07-11|