Season: 2014

Makin' a Scene: Faux Carpets

Posted on Aug 7th, 2014 in Artists & Company
scenic artist image

Learn how to create your own faux carpets!

By Sandy Phillips, Scenic Artist

OSF's 2014 production of Into the Woods called for more ornate wool rugs than we had, so the paint shop was tasked with coming up with a technique to make faux rugs out of plain old wood that could pass for the real thing onstage. Here's how we did it.

To read more about Sandy, go to her blog on her website.

And if you want to read Sandy's weekly blog on the OSF site, click the RSS feed button over in the red box on the right (the little tiny icon to the far right) to get the alerts.