Prepare thyself for the coming of the Detroit Krampusnacht Parade!
On Sunday September 8th, Krampusnacht Detroit is hosting a Krampusnacht Creature Workshop to guide the intrigued to become the Krampus (or Perchten, etc) they were always meant to be. This workshop, beginning with the historic traditions of Krampusnacht, will focus on the creation of your own wearable horns with guidance to develop your unique creature ensemble for the festivities in December.
The Creature Workshop is presented by EYECON FX ⁽ ᶠᵇ ᶦᵍ ⁾, whose credentials include the art department for The Parade Company, lead fabricator for Marche du Nain Rouge and makeup department head for Theatre Bizarre. This workshop is graciously hosted at Gallery Bypass, located at 715 E Milwaukee in Detroit.
The workshop itinerary will consist of:
- Introductions to Holiday Folklore (St Nick, Perchta, Saturnalia, Yule and Krampus)
- The Various Renditions of Krampus
- An Overview of Krampus as a Character and Costume
- Hands-on Horns Fabrication Workshop
The workshop length is approximately 3 hours and the rate is $50, which includes base materials for horn fabrication. Refreshments will also be provided.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
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