Spray Days
We'll discuss all spray equipment used to paint scenery, look at the different types of spray gun available and which is best for painting scenery. We'll also cover care and maintenance of a spray gun Each student will then complete a series of simple spraying exercises including spraying flat colour, graduated tone, a masking exercise and a troupe l'oeil moulding.
Marking Out Days
This "Marking Out" day will explore ways of taking the hardworking out of marking out scenery. We'll look at stencils, pounces and other ways of moving elements of drawing around a cloth. We'll also explore the use of a projector. During the day students will mark out a section of a cloth designed for a professional pantomime production first used at the London Palladium