How To Make Realistic, Juicy-Looking Meat Props Out Of Foam

I recently had the opportunity to work on the University of Minnesota Dept of Theatre and Dance production of Fucking A by Susan Lori Parks, which was directed by Talvin Wilks. At one point, the...

Angelique Powers May 16, 2024 Questions?

Sophisticated Photography Backdrops Created With Painted Textures

Charlie Stuart-Grumbar is a set designer and scenic artist working across film, editorial, and theater. Her passion for scenic textures led her to start her online business – PropDrop – which offers...

Tatiana Massano April 18, 2024 Questions?

A Modern Twist Using Metallic Gold Paint

Lindsay Webster is a theatre designer for scenery, projections, costumes, and lighting based in the greater Minneapolis/Saint Paul area. In her dual role as scenic and props designer for Gustavus...

Brittney Pecor March 21, 2024 Questions?

Scenic Art Students Transform Panto Cloths with Rosco Supersat Paints

DAP Studio was established in 2004 by Scenic Artist James Rowse. Since 2009, James has offered courses in scenic art and scenic painting – both in person and online – from the studio in Gloucester,...

Brittney Pecor February 29, 2024 Questions?

Creating Realistic Themed Scenery & Props Using Rosco Supersat Paints

Becca Spall is a London-based scenic artist and propmaker who works for the Merlin Entertainments Studios. She and her team there are responsible for the creation and maintenance of all theming,...

Brittney Pecor December 14, 2023 Questions?

How to Create Durable, Vibrant, and Water-Resistant Halloween Décor

For 26 years, Dawn and Mike Stanley have been transforming their Southern California block into different Disneyland rides to raise money for Camp Pendelton’s Marine Regiment. This year’s theme,...

Brittney Pecor October 26, 2023 Questions?

Adaptive Halloween Costumes For Children With Disabilities

For the past nine years, the architecture and engineering firm RS&H has partnered with The Center for Independent Living in Jacksonville, FL to provide custom-built Halloween costumes for children...

Brittney Pecor October 05, 2023 Questions?

An Ode To Paynes Grey – A Scenic Artist’s Love For Off Broadway Paint

Rosco met Scenic Artist Annika Radovcich, the self-proclaimed “#1 fan of Paynes Grey,” at the USITT tradeshow in 2023. Her love for the color became apparent as she spoke fondly of it and showed off...

Brittney Pecor September 28, 2023 Questions?

3 Reasons Why Scenic Paint Outperforms Hardware Store Paint On Stage

Rebecca Grazi is a Connecticut-based artist specializing in portraiture and scenic painting. She recently had the opportunity to use Rosco Off Broadway Scenic Paint to bring two set pieces to life...

Brittney Pecor June 08, 2023 Questions?

Rosco CrystalGel – An Out Of This World Primer For Painting Foam & Synthetics

Scott Roewer, the founder of The Organizing Agency, contacted us for advice about how to paint a “herd of foam aliens” for the Halloween display he was working on. Having seen the type of Halloween...

Joel Svendsen October 28, 2021 Questions?