Costume Archives - Arts University Bournemouth

Womenswear Top & Skirt

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make your own clothes? If the answer is ‘Yes’, then this course will be suitably fitting for you!

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Costume and Performance Design

Graduates from this course have gone on to design and make costumes for theatres and film studios all over the world.

The BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design course has recently been recognised as a centre of excellence by The Queen’s Anniversary Prize 2017. You can read more about this prestigious award here.

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This dynamic course gives you the skills needed for a career in the fast-moving world of 21st century fashion.

Our graduating Fashion students scooped seven awards at Graduate Fashion Week 2018 – including the Graduate Fashion Week Gold Award.

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Make-up for Media and Performance

Spectacular make-up and dramatic special effects can transform a production. Recent graduates have gone on to work on Coronation StreetPirates of the CaribbeanPANCinderella and James Bond.

This course is now closed applications to start in 2019. You might be interested in our BA (Hons) Modelmaking or Diploma in Art and Design – Foundation Studies courses which are still accepting applications.

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‘Made in Britain’ is a label sought after throughout the world. The UK textile industry offers graduates an opportunity to work with businesses that range from fashion to interiors.

This course is perfect for you if you have a love of colour, pattern, texture, fabric, materials, surface design, making, decorative drawing, decoration, constructing, manipulating, and practical engagement.

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