Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
 

Re: [TheCostumersManifesto] Re: Wire Work Costuming

Expand Messages
  • Costume Gallery
    I agree to wait. We had the diagrams for the harness, before we started the costumes, We finished the costume and rigged the costume after ZFX arrived. Joy
    Message 1 of 4 , Nov 5, 2009
      I agree to wait. We had the diagrams for the harness, before we started
      the costumes, We finished the costume and rigged the costume after ZFX
      arrived.

      Joy

      Linda from SD wrote:
      >
      > We are currently preparing a production of Peter Pan. ZFX Flying is
      > doing our flying rig, etc. They have told us it is best to wait until
      > they come in w/ the harnesses to prepare the contact opening. The
      > harnesses we will be using are attached center back at appx. shoulder
      > blade height. I have been working my designs with that plus the bulk
      > of the harness in mind. We will finalize after the flying team and
      > harnesses arrive. FYI - we had to take very specific measurements for
      > the harnesses as the company produces them according to the person who
      > is flying. Hope this helps.
      > Linda
      >
      > --- In TheCostumersManifesto@yahoogroups.com
      > <mailto:TheCostumersManifesto%40yahoogroups.com>, Jane Waligorski
      > <em47b@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > "Are you looking for information about the harness, the costume to
      > go over it, or both? Please tell me you are planning to use a
      > professional harness with professional supervision" costumerkate
      > >
      > > Actually, your response already helps me - I have no responsibility
      > for the harness/technical aspect of the flying, but I assume it will
      > be professionally operated - I had better check that! I just wanted to
      > make sure I could make the costume, and then go back and make openings
      > as required. Are most rigs wired from the waist so that I can use side
      > seam openings or from the shoulder blade area? I'm sorry to be so
      > ignorant; from my basic research, I can tell that only a very few
      > companies with proprietary expertise are skilled in this technical
      > area. I don't want to pry into secrets, just make a safe, durable
      > costume. Thank you so much for your help. Jane W.
      > >
      > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      > >
      >
      >
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.