NIDA Props Making

Props Making

For adults 18+

Level: Core Techniques

Design, sculpt, mould and finish props for use in either stage or film.

Cost for materials included in course fee

Course components

  • Explore design principles which will enable you to bring drawings to life.
  • Learn the techniques of moulding, casting and finishing.
  • Discover how to create moulds and use them.


  • Technical and artistic knowledge to bring your prop ideas to life.
  • Application of design principles to develop a creative concept.

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Some experience recommended

Important information

  • Please read our Cancellation and Transfer Policy.
  • Flights and Accommodation: From time to time we may need to cancel an advertised course. Before booking flights and accommodation for travel to attend a NIDA Open course, please contact the NIDA Open office to confirm if your course will proceed as planned. NIDA does not accept liability for any associated costs of attendance or cancellation.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing you can move in for all drama and performance related courses. Clothing that restricts movement is inappropriate.
  • Please wear closed-in shoes. Shoes may be removed in the rehearsal room on the direction of the class tutor.
  • Please bring along a pen, notebook or electronic device and a bottle of water to all classes.

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