Making a Mile of Monet.

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 Guest Author: Valerie Light Valerie, a founding member of the Guild of Scenic Artists, and Co-Owner of Infinite Scenic shares her tale of transforming a museum space into an intimate romantic dinner venue; and how one manages such a large…

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First Folio Problems.

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Guest Author: Melanie Rentschler When the Denver Center for the Performing Arts produced the world premiere of "The Book of Will", Jana Mitchel, the Scenic Charge Artist, and me, her Lead Scenic Artist, were tasked with creating a reusable and…

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Leaving on a Jet Plane!

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Guest author, Scott Gerwitz, shares his tale of creating a plane in 5 days!  Oprah walks on stage to taunt her audience, “What do we do to top last season’s giveaway? Do I take you to Philadelphia for cheese steaks?…

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USITT 2017 Day 3

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Scenic Artists from the MUNY in St. Louis dominated the Expo Floor on Friday with a live painting demo, wowing the crowds-- and us! Sponsored by United Scenic Artists Local 829 and IATSE, a crew of painters led by Master Scenic…

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USITT 2017 Day 2

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Guest Author:  Valerie Light Val shares her favorite parts of Thursday's USITT adventures!   You all know why the Guild exists, but it’s worth mentioning again: This website, and this organization, are meant to be a place we can all…

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USITT 2017 Day 1

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Sometimes the best part of USITT is what you create for yourself.   As Tina was putting the finishing touches on our 1st Expo table, I was able to sneak away from the conference and visit with Wendy Waszut-Barrett, who…

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