Thursday, 26 May 2011
'Russian Houses' Elizabeth Gynor, Benedikt Taschen Verlag, 1994
'Interior Textiles: Fabrics, Applications, and Historic Styles' Karla J Neilson,John Wiley and Sons, 2007
'Scenic Design and Lighting Techniques: basic guide for Theatre' Chuck B Gloman, Focal Press 2007
'Tim Burton's Corpse Bride' Mark Sailsbury, Newmarket Press, 2005
Wednesday, 25 May 2011
Tuesday, 24 May 2011
Finally before we finished for the night everything was sprayed with fire retardent, a necessary requirement for any set or publicaly viewed theatrical or display piece.
Saturday, 21 May 2011
Psychological Horror in Film
‘The Tenant’ (Roman Polanski 1976) Polanski uses a great deal of diegetic sound to enhance protagonist Trelkovsky's isolation and loneliness within this haunting apartment such as dripping taps, the moan of the water pipes and creaking floorboards. One Image that haunts both Trelkovsky and the audience is the image of previous tenant Simone's almost entirely bandaged face screaming in the hospital. An image se
Horror Film Creating and Marketing Fear by Steffen Hantke 2004, University Press Mississippi, pg 123
The Gothic World of Stephen King: Landscape of Nightmares by Gary HoppenStand, 1987 Bowling Green State University Press pg 59
The Love seat for the drawing room has now been upholstered. Rhyan created the basic wooden frame at home using hardboard to bend round and form the curved shape of the seat. It has to be able to take the weight of two people. Using a staplegun and foam provided by Vicky. The foam was wrapped around the curve and then on the seat, an extra seat cusion was applied too, after the fabric was laid over. Gold braid was applied to finish off the edges.