The Prop Building Guidebook

The Prop Building Guidebook

For Theatre, Film, and Tv

Book - 2017
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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
Publisher: New York, NY : Routledge, 2017.
Edition: Second edition.
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781138183674
Branch Call Number: 792.025 HART 2017
Characteristics: xii, 413 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 x 26 cm


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