Cosplay for Beginners

Dates: April 10 - May 15, 2021

Meets: Sa from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Location: Zoom Online

Registration Fee: $99.00

This course will serve as an introduction for beginners (costume-play) or cosplayers looking to improve or learn new skills. In this course you will be introduced to a brief history of cosplay, the more popular types of cosplay, how to draft your own cosplay patterns, how to use the different kinds of materials in cosplay, and have your own costume started or ready in time for the Anime, Comicon, and Cosplay season.

Session 1: History & Introduction into Cosplay
Session 2: Getting Started: Research and Pattern Mapping
Session 3: Material Gathering and Being A Savvy Shopper!
Session 4: Costume Design and Functionality
Session 5: Finishing Touches: Make-up, Wigs, Details, and How to Transform
Session 6: Final: Completion, Presentation, and Critique


Students are responsible for purchasing their own materials for the cosplay they intend to make. The instructor will do their best to provide reference lists for different budget-friendly options to purchase said materials and is available via e-mail if the student has any questions about shopping for materials or costume construction.

Students will utilize the Zoom conferencing application to complete this course. Zoom meeting invitations will be sent via email at least one day prior to the class start date. Students must provide a valid email address to receive the meeting invitation to enter the Zoom virtual classroom.

To view/update your email address, visit and log on to your "Existing Account". After you log on, you will be taken to your "My Account" page. Once the page loads, click on "Profile." You can update your email address and any other information on your "Profile" page. If you make any changes to your information, make sure to scroll down to the bottom of the page and click "Update Account" to save your changes.
Fee: $99.00

Zoom Online

Zoom Video Conferencing
Date Day Time Location
04/10/2021Saturday1 PM to 4 PM Zoom Online
04/17/2021Saturday1 PM to 4 PM Zoom Online
04/24/2021Saturday1 PM to 4 PM Zoom Online
05/01/2021Saturday1 PM to 4 PM Zoom Online
05/08/2021Saturday1 PM to 4 PM Zoom Online
05/15/2021Saturday1 PM to 4 PM Zoom Online