Props Poly-Carving

An introductory course in Poly carving  Props for Film and TV work.

Course Summary

  • Polycarving in the Film/TV Industry
  • Health & Safety precautions
  • Design, maquettes and scaling up
  • Hotwire
  • Creating effects – rockfaces, icebergs, space landscapes etc
  • Creating formers for vac-forming
  • Joining, glues, adhesives & foams
  • Finishing and coating
  • Painting and artworking
  • How to minimise wastage and get the most out of your materials
  • Disposing of waste responsibly

Please note, price shown is excluding VAT

  • Duration 2 days
  • Location Buckinghamshire
  • Price £349

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Props Poly Carving Master Course

This Props Poly Carving Master Course is an introductory course to polycarving props for film and tv work. Participants will come away with knowledge and hands on experience of the  complete area.  This is an unrivalled opportunity to learn about this particular facet of the art department. From hot wiring, vac-forming, effects, rock faces, icebergs, space landscapes and more! 

Make the most of this training and networking opportunity for existing and novice poly carvers alike. Class sizes are small so that a variety of different experience levels can be catered for. Ask questions you wouldn’t be able to ask in the work place and therefore, we tailor this course to your specific professional needs

As a result of this course, you will build confidence and understanding consequently making you more employable. You will gain a valuable insight into the heart of the industry. Equip yourself with the keys for shaping a successful career.

Who is this for?

This hands-on course is perfectly tailored for those at the beginning of a career in film and is geared to build technical knowledge. Professional and career beginner alike will benefit from tutoring delivered by experts with legendary status in the film industry.

If you have some basic experience, this is your chance to upskill and expand your talent repertoire. For career beginners, this is an opportunity not to be missed. Tap into unrivalled knowledge and experience, unavailable via mainstream college and university courses. It could be your passport to that coveted career in Props.

Class sizes are kept to a minimum, encouraging interactivity and networking with like-minded professionals, while leaving space to tailor the course to your specific needs.

If you need financial support towards the cost of this training there are options available to you. Have a look at our Funding guide for more information.

If you need advice on available travel and accommodation options to attend this training then have a look at our accommodation and Travel guide here. 

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