Local 706 - The Artisan

Winter 2017

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33 with words written by the revered August Wilson and acting greats such as Viola Davis and Denzel Washington, has been nothing short of a career highlight. Upon accepting the job, I was at work in Los Angeles but eager to begin the designing process. In prep, I met with an incredibly talented wig maker by the name of Victoria Wood, who assisted in creating the wig for Viola Davis' character, Rose. The hair for her wig was hand-picked, natural hair with an extremely coarse cuticle. In typical fashion, most are made with a dense cuticle that is glossy in appear- ance, but I felt this would not be best Denzel Washington as Troy Maxson All photos courtesy of Paramount Pictures, except as noted

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