Model and prop making

Get inspired by our model and prop making courses, which take place in our purpose built, well-equipped sculpture studio in the heart of London.

Whether you are interested in creating objects for film, TV and theatre or display for retail, the photography industry and live events, the model and prop making courses at City Lit allow you to explore and develop practical creative skills and understanding by working with a variety of materials and processes to make your ideas ‘come to life’.

From carving, sculpting and fabricating to mould making, casting, and finishing techniques, you can explore methods used by professionals to produce affective props and sets. Beginners and experienced practitioners alike, refresh or develop your skills and knowledge on our courses. Our hands-on courses are taught by specialist tutors whose teaching is enriched by their own creative practice in industry. You will be fully supported through practical demonstrations to the group and one-to-one guidance, in a friendly and highly creative environment.

Any questions? Contact the School of Visual Arts team on 020 7492 2700 Monday - Friday between

10am - 5pm.

  1. Introduction to propmaking for film, TV, theatre and display: part 2

    Course Date: Mon 26 Oct 2020
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Are you interested in prop making for film, TV, theatre, window display, photographic industries or live events? Get to grips with everything you might encounter as a prop maker, from creatively interpreting a client's brief, to working to a budget and meeting deadlines. Learn to problem solve and apply a range of techniques to bring a 3D design concept to fruition, getting a real insight into the prop making industry and its challenges. This is part 2 of 'Introduction to prop making for film, TV, theatre and display' so is ideal if you have done part 1 or have some experience in prop making techniques.

    This course takes place in the classroom, please follow this link to find out what we are doing to keep you safe: Staying COVID-19 secure at City Lit
    Full fee: £329.00
    Senior fee: £263.00
    Concession: £201.00

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