Course curriculum

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  • 2

    Tools for painting scenery

    • Brushes

    • Graining and Marbling Tools

    • Rollers

    • Marking Out Tools

    • Spray Equipment

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    Other resources

    • Scenic Studio Quiz

    • How to make marking out tools


    • A Basic Tool Kit. By now means all you need but these tools will get you started.

Scenic Tools

We'll look at types of brushes for all scenic tasks from backdrop painting to woodgraining, marbling to ageing down. We'll cover rollers spray equipment, marking out tools, and more. Theres a section on cleaning tools as well.

Scenic Materials

This section covers scenic paints, varnishes, textures and shellacs. We look at glitter, metallic materials, and some other useful odds and ends.