Special Event Design

Logos and Boxes

Matt Mitchell from Boiling Springs First Baptist Church in Boiling Springs, SC brings us this stack of boxes and logos.

Materials:

  • Forty 2-foot boxes. ~$200
  • Two 4×8 sheets of 3/4 plywood. ~$50
  • One large can of dark cherry stain. $7
  • Six yards of muslin cloth. $24
  • Staples from staple gun. $2
  • One roll of packing tape. $3
  • Four 2x4s. $6

Lighting:

  • Eight Par 64’s – red gels
  • Eight Par 56’s – blue gels
  • Four Par 56’s – white, for behind the light boxes
  • Two Par 56’s – white to shoot over the boxes and act as mini blinders
  • Ellipsoidals, some LED RGB Par 56’s, and two small elation movers.

Process for the light boxes:

  1. Project the image on plywood and trace it.
  2. Use a jigsaw and saw out image.
  3. Stain and set overnight
  4. Staple muslin (white with hunt of tan) cloth to back
  5. Build small triangle braces
  6. Setup and shoot some light on them

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