Shrouded Bust $44 fee
Saturday, 14 April 2018
03:00 pm - 04:00 pm
A bust statue can add instant atmosphere to any mansion scene. In this beginner-friendly workshop, Jeff and Chris Davis will instruct attendees how to create a simple bust-like statue out of a foam wig stand and sculpting materials. Advanced techniques, include how to enhance and create distinct facial features to bring the bust to life. The statue made in this class can be used as a display piece, or as the backdrop for a projection effect.
Jeff and Chris Davis, and their talented crew, are the creators of The Davis Graveyard, a popular Halloween yard display in the Portland, Oregon area, which has been in operation for over 18 years. As the nation’s largest and most detailed cemetery-themed yard haunt, the display has won several awards. It has been featured in magazines, as well as showcased in FearNet.com’s “Haunts Across America” series. The Davis Graveyard coordinates the Haunters Video Awards and DVD Set, now in its 15th year, a compilation of home haunter videos from all over the world that are judged and given awards. The Davis Graveyard offers seminars and teaches local workshops, sharing their prop building techniques at summer workshops. The Davis Graveyard was tapped to help with ABC’s “Extreme Home Makeover” of Nightmare Factory in Salem, Oregon, where they created hundreds of cinderblock walls and aged brick hallways and rooms, all out of foam.