This text lays the groundwork for an artisan to determine what materials and techniques to use to build props for theatre, film and TV. Walking the reader through the various tools and techniques used in historical and contemporary prop-making, the author presents a process for deciding the materials and methods to build any prop.The majority of sewing machines one finds in a props shop, costume shop, or home studio create a locking stitch. A locking stitch requires two threads; one comes from the spool above, another is wound in a bobbin usually located in aanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Prop Building Guidebook|
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 2013|