Mask Making

Mask Making may be taken as part of the

Theatre Production Arts certificate.
ARTIST INSTRUCTOR: MICHELLE JAMIESON

In this intensive, one-week course, participants learn to sculpt, construct and decorate theatrical masks using a variety of materials to create fantastical stage beings. 

Students will learn and expand on the following skills:

  • Develop interesting and effective characters that will read well on a theatrical stage.

  • Learn effective techniques for sculpting with Plasticine.

  • Create a plastic positive of your mask design with our vacuum-form machine.

  • Explore different mask-making techniques through a myriad of demonstrations.

  • Discover new techniques to create wire, buckram, foam and additive sculpture masks.

  • Develop skills to fit masks properly to actors.

  • Learn painting techniques that will enhance your sculpted mask.

KEY INFORMATION

The low student-to-teacher ratio in each course ensures instruction is geared to the participant's skill level and experience. Please indicate your related experience when you register.

PACKAGE DEALS - Take multiple courses and save!

 

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REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Cost: $


Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm


Location: Desmond Heeley Studio,

              Factory163, 163 King Street,

              Stratford N5A 4S2


Target enrolment: 10 students

For more information, contact:
              Susan Starkweather, Program Advisor
              info@stratfordoffthewall.com

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