Backdrops

Woody Guthrie’s American Song

When: June 2017

Where: Heritage Theatre Festival, University of Virginia, Charlottesville

Methods and Materials: Natural Muslin backdrop, starch, supersaturated Rosco paints, HVLP spray gun, fitch brushes, frisket

The real challenge behind this project was leaving the clouds in the sky nearly untouched by paint, so that they could remain translucent and be illuminated in different colors using backlight.

Shrek the Musical

When: November 2018

Where: 3-D Theatricals

Methods and Materials: Natural Muslin backdrops, latex paint, extension poles, block brushes, detail brushes, sponges