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New and Published Books

  1. Historical Wig Styling Set

    By Allison Lowery

    Let Historical Wig Styling: Anicent Egypt to the 1830s and Historical Wig Styling: Victorian to the Present be your guides to creating beautiful, historically accurate hairstyles for your theatrical productions. Each chapter begins with artwork of historic figures that influenced the...

    Published April 24th 2013 by Focal Press

  2. Historical Wig Styling: Victorian to the Present

    (The Focal Press Costume Topics Series)

    By Allison Lowery

    Let Historical Wig Styling be your guide to creating beautiful, historically accurate hairstyles for your productions and events. Chapters begin with artwork of historic figures that influenced the look of each period. Detailed step-by-step instructions explain how to create their iconic hairstyles...

    Published April 23rd 2013 by Focal Press

  3. Historical Wig Styling: Ancient Egypt to the 1830s

    (The Focal Press Costume Topics Series)

    By Allison Lowery

    Let Historical Wig Styling be your guide to creating beautiful, historically accurate hairstyles for your productions and events. Chapters begin with artwork of historic figures that influenced the look of each period. Detailed step-by-step instructions explain how to create their iconic hairstyles...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Focal Press

  4. Draping Period Costumes: Classical Greek to Victorian

    (The Focal Press Costume Topics Series)

    By Sharon Sobel

    Draping Period Costumes provides you with the skill set you need to break away from two-dimensional patterns to drape three dimensional costumes. The basics of draping are explained in precise detail, followed by step-by-step draping projects from multiple historical periods. Packed with...

    Published March 14th 2013 by Focal Press

  5. Special Makeup Effects for Stage and Screen

    Making and Applying Prosthetics, 2nd Edition

    By Todd Debreceni

    Transforming an actor into a character for film or theater takes a great deal of skill, prowess, and creativity, and in this new edition, author Todd Debreceni empowers you with just those qualities. From his years of film, TV, and theatrical experience, he shows you tips and techniques that will...

    Published January 6th 2013 by Focal Press

  6. Filmcraft: Costume Design

    By Deborah Nadoolman Landis

    Actors often say they only really assume the identity of their character when they have donned the costumes painstakingly created for them by the costume designer. In this volume of the FilmCraft series of books, sixteen of the world's leading costume designers come together to share their...

    Published May 17th 2012 by Focal Press

  7. An Introduction to Theatre Design

    By Stephen Di Benedetto

    This introduction to theatre design explains the theories, strategies, and tools of practical design work for the undergraduate student. Through its numerous illustrated case studies and analysis of key terms, students will build an understanding of the design process and be able to:...

    Published February 29th 2012 by Routledge

  8. The Makeup Artist Handbook

    Techniques for Film, Television, Photography, and Theatre, 2nd Edition

    By Gretchen Davis, Mindy Hall

    Get professional techniques usually known only by Hollywood makeup artists in this full-color, comprehensive book from accomplished makeup pros Gretchen Davis and Mindy Hall. The two come to you with impressive backgrounds in film and television industries--their projects have...

    Published January 3rd 2012 by Focal Press

  9. Wig Making and Styling

    A Complete Guide for Theatre & Film

    By Martha Ruskai, Allison Lowery

    Top off that costume with the perfect accoutrement with this first real guide to creating and styling costume wigs. No longer will you need to comb through old references on hairstyles of different time periods, Wig Making and Styling contains everything you need to be a cut above, offering...

    Published March 10th 2010 by Focal Press

  10. Costume Craftwork on a Budget

    Clothing, 3-D Makeup, Wigs, Millinery & Accessories

    By Tan Huaixiang

    Part of your job as the costume designer is to be creative and use what materials are available to you to execute the design elements in a production. This book will show you how to use inexpensive materials to create durable products in a short amount of time that are practical and technical. It...

    Published July 25th 2007 by Focal Press