Costume Symposium 2022

Costume Symposium is back! The 2022 event will be held at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School from Friday 7 – Sunday 9 January. The format will be one day of talks from established costume practitioners, including keynote speaker Jenny Beavan OBE, followed by seven hands-on workshops held over two days. Come and learn about Corsetry (tutor: Kunza), Dyeing and Enhancement (tutor: Mark Foster), Embroideery Embellishment – jewelled beetle (tutor: Michele Carragher), Handmade Gloves (tutor: Riina Oun), Men’s Period Tailoring (tutor: Vicky Salway), Millinery (tutor: Sean Barrett) or Women’s Period Tailoring (tutor: Hazel Jewkes). We have tried to keep the cost of passes as low as possible at £90 for the talks day only, £180 for the two workshop days only, and £270 for the whole three days. Registration forms will be available very soon. The deadline for registration is Friday 17 December 2021.