Excellence in Crafts
This award category features the work of the talented teams who create, build, manufacture, or craft an element of costume for a production. Their technical skills and artistry are key in transitioning a costume from concept to performance attire. This can include leather work, armoury, breakdown artistry, textile painting or dyeing, accessory building, cutting, sewing, tailoring, illustration, and non-traditional methods such as sculpting, moulding, and casting. The following awards recognize excellence in craft within different media categories. Each nominee in this category is a master in their field with the ability to balance fit, function, comfort, and utility along with exceptional creative execution of design details.
Excellence in Crafts Award in Textiles
Excellence in Crafts Award in Building
WINNERSue Furlong, Susan Dicks, Geoff Hughes, Olena Fedorenko