Costume Crafts

Oberon Horns
Oberon Horns

"A Midsummer Night's Dream" Designed by Clare Henkel at Colorado Shakespeare Festival, 2013 Wonderflex, sticks, gold leaf

Titania Headdress
Titania Headdress

"A Midsummer Night's Dream" Designed by Clare Henkel at Colorado Shakespeare Festival, 2013 Veriform, sticks, goldleaf, feathers, plastic jewel

Henry V Crown
Henry V Crown

Henry V, designed by Hugh Hanson for Colorado Shakespeare Festival metal findings, brass wire, gold beads

Hal's Armor Detail, "Henry IV, pt 1"
Hal's Armor Detail, "Henry IV, pt 1"

Designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2014 Metallic Leather, Ultrasuede, Spray Adhesive, Chainmail, Upholstery Welt, Chicago Rivets, Grommets, zipper

Hal's Armor Back, "Henry IV, pt. 1"
Hal's Armor Back, "Henry IV, pt. 1"

Designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2014 Metallic Leather, Ultrasuede, Spray Adhesive, Chainmail, Upholstery Welt, Chicago Rivets, Grommets, zipper

Hal in Armor, "Henry IV, pt. I"
Hal in Armor, "Henry IV, pt. I"

designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2014 The metallic leather construction allows for optimal movement and stage combat. See this (and Hotspur's) armor in rehearsal:

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King Henry and Hal
King Henry and Hal

"Henry IV, pt. I" designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2014 Henry's Crown: Metal Findings, Brass Wire, Plastic Jewel, Suede Interior for comfort Henry's Armor: built by Crafts Assistant Ricky Lurie Hal's Armor and Gloves: Metallic Leather, Ultrasuede, Spray Adhesive, Chainmail, Upholstery Welt, Chicago Rivets, Grommets, zipper

Troilus' "Tactical Vest"
Troilus' "Tactical Vest"

Troilus and Cressida, Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2016. Costumes Designed by Hugh Hansen. Faux leather, suede, canvas, buckles, construction kneepad.

Cressida's Glove
Cressida's Glove

Troilus and Cressida Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2015, Costumes Designed by Hugh Hansen Glove made of Metallic Leather

King's Crown, "Henry IV, pt. 1"
King's Crown, "Henry IV, pt. 1"

Designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2014 Metal Findings, Brass Wire, Plastic Jewel, Suede Interior for comfort

Caliban, "The Tempest"
Caliban, "The Tempest"

Designed by Clare Henkel at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2014. Hat: Hot melt glue spikes attached to ball cap base underneath head wrap Barnacles, Mussels, Coral: Dyed and painted sponges, hand-cut foam, cast-and-hollowed flexible plastic, plastic findings. Bodysuit airbrushed by Crafts Assistant Photo Credit: Zach Andrews

Crowns, "Richard II"
Crowns, "Richard II"

Designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2013 Metal Findings, Brass Wire

Detail of Queen's Crown, Richard II
Detail of Queen's Crown, Richard II

Designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2013 Metal Findings, Brass Wire

Players' Crowns
Players' Crowns

Hamlet, Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2016, Costumes Designed by Hugh Hansen, Lamp banding, brass wire, metal findings

Hotspur's Armor
Hotspur's Armor

"Henry IV, part I" designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2014. Breastplate re-built from piece created for "Richard III" (complete with built-up shoulder). Added diamond motif, articulated sleeve with shaped couter (ultra-suede, spray adhesive, multiple fabrics, upholstery welt, Chicago rivets, grommets), and new back plate

Back of Hotspur's Armor
Back of Hotspur's Armor

"Henry IV, part I" designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2014. Back plate intentionally asymmetrical due to original construction which included a hunched shoulder for Richard III. Ultra-suede, spray adhesive, fabrics, upholstery welt, grommets, lacing, zipper

Hotspur in Armor
Hotspur in Armor

"Henry IV, part I" designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival 2014. Helmet: Ultrasuede bonded to Fabric with spray adhesive, then rubber cemented to pulled and sized felt form. Flat-patterned brims bound and stitched on. Breastplate: re-built from piece created for "Richard III" (complete with built-up shoulder);Added diamond motif, articulated sleeve with shaped couter (ultra-suede, spray adhesive, multiple fabrics, upholstery welt, Chicago rivets, grommets), and new back plate

Benedick's Mask
Benedick's Mask

Much Ado About Nothing, designed by Hugh Hansen for Colorado Shakespeare Festival, 2015. papier mache mask, ribbon, felt and spray adhesive, faux palm leaves cut to shape, acrylic paint, seed beads

Essie Wig Set
Essie Wig Set

"You Can't Take It With You," Truman State University 2012 Natural Hair, Fingerwave Set

Greenwood Crest Brooches
Greenwood Crest Brooches

"Richard III" Designed by Hugh Hanson at Colorado Shakespeare Festival, 2012 Metal findings, canvas, paint, solder

Chorus Armor, "Falstaff"
Chorus Armor, "Falstaff"

"Falstaff" the opera, Designed by Dean Mogle at UC-CCM 2010 Sampling of 18 sets of unique armor Baskets, zip ties, leather, barge, raffia

Falstaff Antlers, Process
Falstaff Antlers, Process

"Falstaff" the opera Designed by Dean Mogle at UC-CCM 2010 Wonderflex, Lightweight spackle

Witch Mask, "Into the Woods"
Witch Mask, "Into the Woods"

Designed by Elizabeth Flauto at Hope Summer Repertory Theatre 2010 Wonderflex, acrylic paint, wig, yarn

Wolf Mask, "Into the Woods"
Wolf Mask, "Into the Woods"

Designed by Elizabeth Flauto at Hope Summer Repertory Theatre, 2010 Wonderflex, Acrylic Paint, Fur

Bride, "Blood Wedding"
Bride, "Blood Wedding"

Costume Designer and Crafts Head at Truman State University 2013 Acrylic Paint, Silicone. Custom Painted based on fight choreography

Bat Boy, "Bat Boy the Musical"
Bat Boy, "Bat Boy the Musical"

Costume Designer and Crafts Head, UC-CCM 2009 Jacquard Fabric Paint mixed to match wet Ben Nye blood on actor's skin

Gremio Poulains
Gremio Poulains

"The Taming of the Shrew" Designed by Patti McCrory at University of Evansville 2007 Poulains made of leather and Wonderflex

Carnivale mask
Carnivale mask

Papier Mache, Acrylic paint, Buckram, Millinery Wire, Upholstery Fabrics, Beads

Sorting Hat Puppet
Sorting Hat Puppet

Hand-Operated Wonderflex, ethafoam, millinery wire, faux suede, acrylic paint

Sorting Hat Puppet, Open Mouth
Sorting Hat Puppet, Open Mouth

Hand Operated Wonderflex, ethafoam, millinery wire, faux suede, acrylic paint

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