THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL: Props Artistry

The Trip to Bountiful, Dir. David Emerson Tony and Josh Chenard , Virginia Commonwealth University 2016

They were in charge of creating all of the paper-related products such as the family pictures, pension check, novel, and bus route books. She researched the 1950's for appropriate font type, illustrations, and design. A book sleeve layout was created to wrap around each book's size.

They scanned 1950's movie magazines and compiled multiple sheets of paper to create the thickness of a magazine. Then they laminated the covers for to make it more durable for constant use during performance. They also made newspapers for actors to read at the bus station scene.

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