The Society of British Theatre Designers

The Value of Design

Brenda Van Geffen

Gallery Images

  • The Wearable Body
  • Is This Cheesy?
  • Lohengrin 3D mask

Assisting Skills

Drawing Skills and Programmes

  • Drafting - Very Good

Model Making

  • Figure Making - Very Good
  • Sculpting - Very Good
  • Painting - Very Good
  • Creating Surfaces and Textures - Very Good

Research / Sourcing Skills

  • Period Knowledge Both Costume and Set - Very Good
  • Basic Knowledge of Construction Methods and Materials - Very Good
  • Ability to put together Digital Mood Boards - Very Good
  • Prop and Costume Sourcing - Very Good
  • Knowledge of prop houses, hire shops, local knowledge of shops - Very Good
  • Ability to keep track of petty cash - Very Good

Practical Skills

  • Scenic Art Skills - Very Good

Other Skills and Experience

Costume & Set Design
Wedding Design
Curating
Event Management
Styling for photography

Referees