The Society of British Theatre Designers

Make Believe - Catalogue Available Now

Matt Edwards

Gallery Images

  • Jan Blake and Kouame Sereba
  • Jan Blake 1
  • Fractured lives

Assisting Skills

Drawing Skills and Programmes

  • Drafting - Excellent
  • SketchUp - Excellent

Other Computer Aided Design Skills

  • Photoshop - Excellent
  • Illustrator - Excellent

Model Making

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

Research / Sourcing Skills

  • Period Knowledge Both Costume and Set - Excellent
  • 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 - Excellent
  • Ability to keep track of petty cash - Excellent

Practical Skills

  • Scenic Art Skills - Excellent

Other Skills and Experience

Presenting ideas at production meetings.
Negotiating with Production Manager/Scenic Construction/ Scenic Art (with first hand knowledge of working in these areas) and Wardrobe departments.
Visiting and surveying venues.
Note taking and sketching concepts in rehearsals.

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