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Open Webinar – Creating A Drop: Sourcing, Squaring, Sizing, and Beyond!

October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Need to create a backdrop for your next production? Join host Jenny Knott as she walks step by step through the process of creating a theatrical backdrop. We’ll cover ordering a drop and choosing fabrics, knowing how to square and size the drop, and when and how to use bridges.

If you have specific questions that you’d like us to address during the webinar, please email bdennett@scenicguild.org by Sat, Oct 16th at Noon CST.

Meet the Host:

A graduate from the University of Missouri, Kansas City with an MFA in Design and Technology, Jenny Knott has been a freelance scenic artist for over 30 years – working for regional theatres including Missouri Rep (now KC Rep), Arena Stage, the Guthrie and Goodspeed Opera House as well as union scene shops. Jenny is a member of United Scenic Artists 829 as well as a past member of USITT’s Board of Directors. Jenny continues to paint, which keeps her current with emerging scenic artists and helps her discover new ways of approaching paint challenges. “Bring on the goop and let’s get creative.”


Times listed are CST.

Webinars are facilitated through Zoom.

Register below to ensure you get an email with the Zoom link. Please reach out to bdennett@scenicguild.org for assistance if necessary.

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October 17
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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