The Handbook of Model-making for Set Designers

The Handbook of Model-making for Set Designers $29.99

Colin Winslow

Published by Crowood Press

This describes the entire process of making scale models for stage sets, from the most basic cutting and assembling methods to more advanced skills, including painting, texturing and finishing techniques, and useful hints on presenting the completed model

Many drawings and colour photographs of the writer's own work illustrate the text

Some state-of-the-art computerized techniques are described here for the first time in a book of this kind, including many ways in which digital techniques can be used in combination with the more traditional methods to enhance the model-maker's work

This book will be of use not only to theatre designers, but to anyone with an interest in scale models of any kind

Topics covered ...

Tools and materials
Painting and texturing
Architectural models
People, trees and organic elements
Moving parts· Furniture and dressings

176 pages - 200 colour photographs & drawings

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