Modern costume design is more than sewing and makeup. Programmable microcontrollers, designed for use in clothing and props, have opened up new avenues of creativity. This companion workshop to our popular Cosplay: Costume Design and Creation workshop, focuses on programming and wiring wearable electronics. You will learn to design props and costume elements that include microcontrollers, conductive thread, LEDs, and other components specially designed for use in textiles. Programming basics will be taught in order to allow you to add lights, sound, and motion to your cosplay character.
You will learn:
This course is open to students entering Grades 8 through 12.
Workshop schedules for 2018 are still being finalized. Please check back in December for Summer 2018 course offerings and dates.
$1,449 per two-week session. Refer to the Teen Workshops page for more details.