The Handbook of Model-making for Set Designers

The Handbook of Model-making for Set Designers

by Colin Winslow
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1847970192

ISBN-13: 9781847970190

Pub. Date: 05/26/2008

Publisher: Crowood Press (UK)

From the most basic cutting and assembling methods to advanced painting, texturing, and finishing techniques, this invaluable guide covers every aspect of producing models for stage sets. Useful hints on producing a range of different models—including buildings and structures, organic elements such as trees and bushes, and furniture—are provided along

Overview

From the most basic cutting and assembling methods to advanced painting, texturing, and finishing techniques, this invaluable guide covers every aspect of producing models for stage sets. Useful hints on producing a range of different models—including buildings and structures, organic elements such as trees and bushes, and furniture—are provided along with helpful illustrated step-by-step instructions. A number of modern computer-based design techniques are also included and accompanied by tips on using these techniques in combination with more traditional procedures to enhance finished products.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847970190
Publisher:
Crowood Press (UK)
Publication date:
05/26/2008
Pages:
176
Sales rank:
1,238,639
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction     7
Various Types of Set Model     17
Tools and Materials     29
Basic Techniques     49
Architectural Techniques     75
Painting and Texturing     91
Furniture and Dressings     103
Flown Scenery and Moving Parts     113
People, Trees and Other Organic Elements     121
Digital Techniques     129
Displaying and Presenting the Model     147
Constructing a Set Model Step by Step     155
Bibliography     173
Index     174

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