Tips and Tricks to make creating your costume simple, easy, and stress free.

Presented by Courtney Toon

Are you new to costuming and not sure where or how to start? This class is a step by step guide to aid in starting the design process, making a budget, and creating a plan to bring your vision to life. Whether you are a hard core crafter or a super shopper, this class can help you make your character come to life .

Courtney Toon is a creator with a passion for making costumes and characters as unique and wild as she is. Her love of sewing and costuming began nearly a decade ago and has since flourished into the obsession it is today. While she may be primarily self-taught, she has won several awards for her creations and designs. In recent years Courtney has worked hard to spread her love of costuming with others through workshops and classes in hopes of inspiring others.


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