A Practical Guide to Costume Mounting by Lara Flecker PDF

By Lara Flecker

ISBN-10: 0415657911

ISBN-13: 9780415657914

ISBN-10: 075066830X

ISBN-13: 9780750668309

The potent instruction of clothes for exhibit is key for exhibitions of up to date and old gown. Costumes not just must be visually beautiful but additionally absolutely supported and traditionally actual. This booklet offers a finished consultant 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 suggestions. a pragmatic consultant to dress Mounting is a useful source for conservators, historians and all these operating with garments in museums, deepest collections and in the course of the type and theatre industries.

Trained as a historic dress maker, writer Lara Flecker is the fabric reveal expert at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. She has labored generally with the museum’s world-class dress assortment, getting ready clothing for demonstrate. Her easy mounting tools are basically defined and will be utilized by individuals with a variety of event, together with people with few stitching skills.

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