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Properties: Furniture/Scenic

Death Machine

Dead Man Walking

Des Moines Metro Opera, summer 2014

Properties Artisan

Death Machine Finished
Death Machine Finished

Des Moines Metro Opera Properties Artisan- Summer 2014 Set Design: Keith Brumley Lighting Design: Barry Steel Photo Property of Des Moines Metro Opera

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Production Photo
Production Photo
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Frame
Frame
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Bed Process
Bed Process
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Death Machine Process
Death Machine Process
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Death Machine Finished
Death Machine Finished
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Garden Bench

Rappaccini's Daughter

Des Moines Metro Opera: 2nd Stage, Summer 2015

Properties Master

Finished Bench
Finished Bench
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Production Photo
Production Photo

Rappaccini's Daughter Des Moines Metro Opera: 2nd Stage Properties Master: Hank Bullington Scenic Design: Adam Crinson Lighting Design: Nate Wheatly Costume Design: Connie Peterson Photograph by and property of Alex Connor

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Paint detail
Paint detail
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Paint Detail
Paint Detail
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Construction process
Construction process
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Layout
Layout
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Saloon Bar

La Fanciulla Del West

Des Moines Metro Opera, Summer 2015

Assitant Properties Master

Finished Construction
Finished Construction
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Finished Top
Finished Top
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Construction Process
Construction Process
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Sliding Door Process
Sliding Door Process
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Sliding door
Sliding door
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Sliding door two
Sliding door two
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Dead Man Walking Piano

Dead Man Walking

Des Moines Metro Opera, Summer 2014

Properties Artisan

Piano finished one
Piano finished one
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Production Photo
Production Photo

Photo property of Des Moines Metro Opera

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Old Piano
Old Piano
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Start of new Piano
Start of new Piano
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Back process
Back process
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Piano finished two
Piano finished two
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Ohio Improptu Furniture

Nothing Is Left To Tell: Four Short Plays by Samuell Beckett

Clarion University, Spring 2014

Scenic Design: Hank Bullington

Ohio Impoptu 3.jpg
Ohio Impoptu 3.jpg
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Finished Table
Finished Table
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Finished Chair
Finished Chair
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Table Process
Table Process
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Chair process one
Chair process one
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Chair process two
Chair process two
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Pianos

"Little Women: The Musical" 

Clarion University, Fall 2013

Scenic Design/Prop Master:Hank Bullington

Piano One Finished
Piano One Finished

Finished product

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Basic Shape
Basic Shape

Basic shape for the start of both Pianos

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Piano One Ready For Paint
Piano One Ready For Paint

Piano One after construction was complete, with a base coat.

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The Keys
The Keys

Hand cut each key for both pianos, add a little spray paint and they are ready to go!

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Piano two Finished
Piano two Finished

Finished Product

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Piano Two Ready For Paint
Piano Two Ready For Paint

Piano two after construction complete including some stock stair banisters for the legs

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Piano Two Ready For Paint
Piano Two Ready For Paint
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Piano Two Final Paint
Piano Two Final Paint

Here is the second piano with out its keys and accent detail

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Fishing Boat 

Peter Grimes

Des Moines Metro Opera, Summer 2013

Properties Intern

Boat Final Paint
Boat Final Paint

Boat with painted trim and slats. Used a power sander to add weathering.

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Final Production Photo
Final Production Photo

Production Photo: Des Moines Metro Opera Peter Grimes: Set Designer & Video Content: Keith Brumley Lighting & Video Designer: Barry Steele Costume Designer: Robin McGee Wig & Makeup Designer: Sarah Hatten

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Boat Skeleton
Boat Skeleton

2x4 and ply-wood frame

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Boat Ready for Paint
Boat Ready for Paint

Boat with added Luan strips and canvas covering, ready for some paint.

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Painting Step One
Painting Step One

Boat after it was primed and with the first few washes.

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Final Boat Second View
Final Boat Second View

Finished boat with detail completed on the sides for the boards of the boat body

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Gator Boat

Peter Grimes

Des Moines Metro Opera (Summer 2013)

Paint Second Step
Paint Second Step

Added lots of spatter/spatter and drag and some more washes on top and side.

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Final Production Photo
Final Production Photo

Peter Grimes: Des Moines Metro Opera Set Designer & Video Content: Keith Brumley Lighting & Video Designer: Barry Steele Costume Designer: Robin McGee Wig & Makeup Designer: Sarah Hatten

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Gator Boat Frame
Gator Boat Frame

Two pieces of ply-wood cut to shape and connected with 2x4. Luan strips attached to side for slats of boat.

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Gator Boat Ready to Paint
Gator Boat Ready to Paint
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Paint First Step
Paint First Step

Wood Graining on the sides and a few washes of Red, Orange, and Burnt Umber on the top.

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Paint First Step Detail
Paint First Step Detail
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Le Comte Ory Torchieres

Le Comte Ory

Des Moines Metro Opera, 2014

Properties Artisan

 

Completed Project
Completed Project
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process
process
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process
process
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process
process
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Finished, ready for paint
Finished, ready for paint
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