Scenic Art and Construction - A Practical Guide

Scenic Art and Construction - A Practical Guide $29.99

Emma Troubridge & Tim Blaikie

Published by Crowood Press

This describes the construction, painting and finishing of most of the scenic elements used in professional theatre today

It shows you how to bring a stage design to a three-dimensional reality, and save you from many hours of pit-falls

Supported by 200 illustrations, the book covers ...

The Production Process
Setting up your own Workshop or Paint Studio
Constructing Timber Scenery
Techniques and Tools, including drawing surfaces, colour, textures and painting
Getting Value for Money through innovation and invention

Written in a practical style, it meets the needs of the carpenter and artist, whether student, amateur or practitioner, and draws on the considerable experience of the two authors

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