The Prop Building Guidebook

The Prop Building Guidebook For Theatre, Film, and TV

Second edition

Hardback (06 Mar 2017) | English

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Synopsis

Experienced prop maker Eric Hart walks readers through techniques used in historical and contemporary prop making and demonstrates how to apply them to a variety of materials. Hundreds of full-color photographs illustrate the tools and techniques used by professional prop makers throughout the entertainment industry.

New features to the second edition include:

  • Updated information on the latest tools and materials used in prop making
  • Both metric and standard measuring units
  • Step-by-step photos on common techniques such as upholstery, mold making, and faux finishing
  • Expanded coverage of thermoplastics, foam, and water-based coatings

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Book information

ISBN: 9781138183674
Publisher: Taylor and Francis
Imprint: Routledge
Pub date:
Edition: Second edition
DEWEY: 792.025
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: xii, 413
Weight: 1572g
Height: 272mm
Width: 240mm
Spine width: 32mm