Join Jenny in an adventure of wood. Learn how to do lovely interior wood then distress them for a haunted mansion effect. We will do textured wood as well as faux wood using a variety of tools and products. Weathered wood, interior wood panel, textured wood, glazing, aging, block aging, flogging, combing and more. Walk away with some new samples while invigorating your creativity. CITT Alberta invites you to join Jenny Knott, Rosco Paint Product Manager, for two days of getting messy sampling Rosco products.
Day 1 (Sunday, March 1): will be the introduction and getting hands dirty prepping and beginning work on the different wood techniques. 10am-4:30pm
Day 2 (Monday, March 2): will be adding the finishing touches to the dry boards to complete the techniques. 10am-2pm
All tools, products and substrates will be supplied. Come with your questions and paint clothes.
This class is limited to 18 people, please don’t delay in registering. Please plan to attend both days. Everyone is invited to return to the Jubilee on Tuesday March 3 for more informative Backstage Access sessions as well as a trade show on stage! All included with your registration!
This course is open to everyone at a cost of $45.
CITT Members may register for $40.
Sessions will take place at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium in Calgary on March 1st and 2nd, 2020 as part of the lead-up to Backstage Access.
About Jenny Knott
Graduated from the University of Missouri, Kansas City with an MFA in Design and Technology. Jenny has freelanced as a Scenic Artist for over 30 years, working for regional theatres including Missouri Rep (now KC Rep), Arena Stage, the Guthrie, Goodspeed Opera House, Scaena Studios, as well as union scene shops, film and television. She has been an artist in residence/instructor at the University of Illinois-Champaign/Urbana and the Smithsonian in Washington DC. Jenny is a member of United Scenic Artists 829, USITT and past member of USITT Board of Directors. She joined Rosco as their Paint Product Manager in July of 2003, travelling internationally to present seminars and workshops on scenic paint and coating techniques. Jenny continues to paint, keeping current with emerging scenic artists and new ways of approaching paint challenges. Let’s get creative and colourful.
We would like to thank the Jubilee Auditorium for providing space in their beautiful building.
CITT Alberta Section Refund & Cancellation Policy
If the event is cancelled by CITT Alberta we will provide a full refund to all participants.
Cancellation by the participant with more than 30 days notice will receive a full refund.
Cancellation by the participant with 15 to 30 days notice will receive a credit note applicable to future section events or a 50% refund.
Cancellation by the participant with less than 15 days notice will be unable to receive a refund.