26 February 2016

Flashback Friday: Ligthweight Canoe for Television Advert

Film & Television

This Friday we thought we’d share some photos of a past project where we created a lightweight canoe for a television advert for Citroen Vans. We made the piece in under a week out of a lightweight poly-foam. It’s a great idea for an advertising campaign and it still makes us smile today.

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24 February 2016

Refugee Run for Crossroads Foundation WEF 2016

Exhibitions & Events

At the beginning of this year we are prprivileged to say that we were part of the making of the simulation ‘A Day in the Life of a Refugee‘ for Crossroads Foundation as part of the World Economic Forum in Davos this year. It’s not often that we are part of creating something that raises awareness for such…

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06 November 2015

Flashback Friday: Prop Makers for The Mummy movie

Film & Television

Every Friday we thought we would share some of the film and television props from our back catalogue. This week we thought it would be fun to share some of the film props we created for The Mummy. The Mummy was a major film production that we had the privilege of being prop makers for back in…

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04 November 2015

Hyundai Streetcar Specialist Rig and Custom Roof Box

Marketing & Promotion

We were approached by Matthew from m-edge to create a custom rig for a project involving the new Hyundai ix35 fuel cell car. Along with Hyundai, Matthew and his team were about to embark on a 50 day, 2,000 mile trip around London following the route that is outlined by The Knowledge. The Knowledge contains key…

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29 September 2015

Partners in Crime TV series Props

Film & Television

Earlier this year we were part of the making of the BBC TV series, Partners in Crime and created a number of different props. The series featured David Walliams and Jessica Raine as Agatha Christie’s crime fighting husband and wife duo. We worked alongside Claudia Parker, the set dresser for the series and created an array…

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13 August 2015

Custom Aston Martin Leather Trunks

Marketing & Promotion

  In conjunction with GLS Design we have created a set of 6 bespoke leather trunks for Aston Martin Lagonda to hold their samples for their new Q Range of cars. The range allows the buyer to customise their own Aston Martin down to the colour of the stitching. The trunks were fully leather clad inside…

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13 August 2014

Fury Tank Interior Set

Film & Television
Second World War Sherman Tank

We had a very busy summer last year working on both Fury and Into the Woods at the same time. Fury was a very fast paced experience and we built the whole interior set of the tank in under 6 weeks. The challenge was to create the interior panels  to match the World War 2…

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13 August 2014

Into the Woods Props and Scenery

Film & Television

(All shelving, scales, baker’s counter created by Dick George Creatives) Finally the film is out and we can share with you the props we made for Into the Woods. We worked alongside Anna Pinnock who was the Set Dresser for the movie and had the opportunity to create a great deal of fairytale props. The story…

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13 July 2014

Giant Wine Bottles for Tour De France Caravan

Marketing & Promotion
Wine Bottle Taxi

  For the past couple of months our workshop has been taken over by two 12ft wine bottles. We were asked by Andy and Philip from Grand Central to create two 12ft wine bottles to be featured as part of the caravan for the 2014 Tour De France. Each of the bottles were carved out…

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16 June 2014

The Creation of Adam

Art & Design

  We were asked by the Creative Director of MBB Events (now Propaganda Live) to create a sculpture of a watch maker working to be placed outside the new factory for Tag Heuer. The main concept centred around the watch maker being created from the characters of the formulae which would be used to make…

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