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Spring 2013
Oct 06,2015
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This class covers the theory and techniques of scenic painting as used in film, theater, and television. Topics include: painting media, surfaces, tools, equipment, and techniques necessary to create realistic backdrops and other three-dimensional scenery as well as trompe-l'oeuil (trick of the eye) painting of two-dimensional scenery. Color mixing, scale, and lay-out techniques will be directly applied to a variety of hands-on projects such as wood-graining, brick, stonework, moldings, and ornamental detail. Students will create a portfolio of full scale paintings demonstrating these techniques. Lab Fee: $50.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Studio

Theater Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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