Alumna and Trustee Brings Costume Design Mentor for Three-Day Workshop

Costume designer and Emmy Award nominee Diana Eden has brought her decades of talent and experience in the costume industry to Brenau University for a three-day workshop.

The three-day event, titled “Diana Eden: The Art of Costume Design,” includes three days of master classes that began Sunday, Nov. 20 and continues through Tuesday, Nov. 22. The class has approximately 40 participants, and it includes seminars that touch on every detail of costume design, from research and sketching to shopping and renting, aging, dyeing and fitting.

“Diana Eden: The Art of Costume Design” continues Tuesday in the John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts Disque Lecture Hall, discussing a variety of subjects including the difference between designing for theater and film, the skills and technology involved in costume design, as well as how to break into the film industry as a costumer, or someone who makes costumes for specific actors in a production.

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