The Society of British Theatre Designers

The Value of Design

Fin Redshaw

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Assisting Skills

Drawing Skills and Programmes

  • Drafting - Excellent
  • Vectorworks - Proficient
  • AutoCad - Excellent
  • SketchUp - Very Good

Other Computer Aided Design Skills

  • Photoshop - Excellent
  • Illustrator - Very Good
  • InDesign - Very Good

Model Making

  • 1:25 Model Making - Excellent
  • 1:50 Model Making - Very Good
  • Soldering - Very Good
  • Figure Making - Excellent
  • Painting - Excellent
  • Creating Surfaces and Textures - Excellent

Research / Sourcing Skills

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

Practical Skills

  • Scenic Art Skills - Excellent
  • Hand Sewing Skills - Very Good
  • Machine Sewing Skills - Very Good

Other Skills and Experience

Poly Carving. Portraiture and observational drawing. Bench, hand & power tools in wood and metal.
Puppet design, construction and performance. Dyeing, distressing and breaking down. Working within rehearsal. Script breakdowns. Full clean UK driving license.