University of Alabama
Design brief: Two white washed houses with a sweet picket fence. Over the years the houses have aged, and the furniture has rusted.
Peeling paint: To recreate a look of peeling paint on the two homes a 4 step process that included wrapping tissue paper around the beams.
Step 1: Wet blend of whites
Step 2: Grey dry brush
Step 3: using a 2:1 water to paint ratio, paper mache tissue paper on set.
Step 4: carefully peel off parts of the paper and dry brush brown.
Tree stump: Made of 2x4 and shaped with chicken wire. A paper mache of scenic dope and paper pulp was a applied. Painted and airbrushed.
Director: Jeff Tangeman
Scenic Designer: Andy Fitch
Technical Director: Randy deCelle
Lighting Designer: Ed Pottorff
Costume Designer: Donna Meester