Styrofoam

Styrofoam can be cut and shaped into lots and lots of shapes. you can carve it with sharp razor blades, electric carving knives, hot wire cutters, saws of various types and you can also use your fingers. Home Depot sells Styrofoam building insulation is 2×8 sheets. I...

Scale Ruler Worksheet

Would you like the answer key to the worksheet? I’ve created one with all the measurements already filled in. While you can certainly make your own key, this is simply a time saver. It’s also exact as I made the key in the CAD program I created the sheet...

Small fire at a big concert

Fire at the American Airlines Center in Dallas during a Rihanna concert. Using fire on stage is a very serious undertaking. Even the professionals have bad days. If your HS director wants to have even the simplist of candles on stage, advise them against it. News...

GAM’s Prism gizmo for lighting units

Scott Parker visited with GAM’s Joe Tawil at the USITT 2011 Conference in Charlotte NC. Joe showed off GAM’s newest wizz-bang Prism rotator that slips into the gel frame slot of your lighting unit. It’s an overview and slightly commercial in nature....