Theatrical Scenic Art

By Emma Troubridge
PAGES: 288
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 400 colour illustrations and 7 black & white photos and 39 line artworks

Theatrical Scenic Art is a detailed guide to the creative process of painting and preparing scenery for theatre. The book offers key insights into the role of the scenic artist, detailing the process from planning, budgeting and developing samples through to creating and delivering the final finishes.

Additional topics covered include:

  • Design interpretation and realisation
  • Choosing the right tools and equipment
  • Drawing and colour theory
  • Preparation for floor and frame painting
  • Traditional and contemporary techniques for hard and soft scenery
  • A range of processes including creating textures, polystyrene carving, scenic faux finishes and sign writing

With personal insights from highly acclaimed designers, this practical guide offers advice on how to become a scenic artist, useful work experience, valid courses and career options for both freelance and fulltime painters.

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