St. Augustine, Fla. — Visitors to Flagler College’s Ponce Hall will be offered a more detailed glimpse into 19th century life with the college’s “Gilded Age Fashion Show,” an event showcasing the period garb with patterns from 1888, the year the Hotel Ponce de Leon opened. “This gives the Theatre … Read more
Clothing during the Gilded Age, at least that which we refer back to most often, was representative of the wealth of the era. Specifically, women that would have been guests in the Hotel Ponce de Leon showed off all of their assets and accessorized their gowns in everything imaginable, from beads … Read more Patterned in History
As costumers, when projects are given to us, we are told what we need and what it should like. However, the process between the original idea and the final product is seemingly just magic for most people, while for us it means figuring out how to create the pieces and … Read more Where Does It All Come From?
When I was first approached to help with this process, I had no words. To be given an opportunity to work on something like this, especially as a student is something I could have never imagined. Even our designer, Elaina Wahl-Temple, was pretty stoked just because we had complete and free … Read more What Are We Doing?
This blog has been created so that you can be part of this amazing process. We, the Flagler College Theatre Arts Department were offered this wonderful opportunity by Historical Tours of Flagler College, and we wanted to share this experience with everyone we knew and everyone who was interested. The project … Read more Welcome to Our Blog!