A Tudor Costume – AS project

One of the careers I have considered going into is costume making. One way this came about was during my AS project where I absolutely loved the costume project I’d set myself.  In the first few months of that year, I was so upset with my work and my textiles teacher that I was sure I’d drop the subject at the end of the year. Thankfully my teacher changed after Christmas and I started working a lot more and feeling more confident in what I was making. As I’ve mentioned before, I am a huge history fan, so I decided to go with a theme where I could learn something new as well as designing and making a great final piece. When choosing a theme, something always nerve-racking for GCSE and Alevel art students I think, you really have to make sure it is something you can constantly develop, and that you will enjoy working on for the rest of the year. There is nothing worse than working on a subject that doesn’t inspire you and that can’t progress anywhere. Usually, I would come up with my theme from something I have always wanted to make, here for example, I’d […]