Costume Designer / Maker

We are looking for creative people to get involved with the costume making and designing for this years Renfrewshire Witch Hunt. Our Costumes are based on clothes that people wore in and around 1697.

This is a volunteer position but there are many benefits to getting involved and donating some of your time. You will learn and develop new skills, including sewing and knitting, costume design and interpretation. You will get a chance to get involved with the other parts of the project such as acting, events, history, film making and more.  Also this is a great way to meet new people and make new friends.

 

RWH1697 Actors at Glasgow Airport in Period Costume

RWH1697 Actors at Glasgow Airport in Period Costume

Students of fashion, design or clothing technology should look at it as an opportunity to put something positive on their CV and get some practical experience.

Our costume design advisor has over 30 years within the industry of costume making working across Scotland.

  • Ability to follow instructions.
  • Ability to sew to a good standard by hand and/or machine.
  • A knowledge of period costume would be desirable but not necessary.
  • An interest in fashion, design, sewing or knitting.

If you are interested in this opportunity please email admin@rwh1697.org.uk for more information. In your email please include “Opportunity – Costume Design Maker” in the subject and include a CV if appropriate and or list relevant experience or skills in the email.