Blog Menu

Set Pieces and Props: Art by Andrea Buckle

A photo of a painted bluejay carvingUntitled

Andrea Buckle has combined her own distinct visual art practice with a career in film and television, using her artistic skills to build set pieces and props for a range of productions. Andrea’s portfolio also extends into decor, renovations, and photography.


A photo of a public artwork in the form of a carved eagle in a treeUntitled

 

I like how the artist is able to maintain a distinct style through such a varied and far-reaching portfolio. In our previous feature of Andrea’s assemblages of driftwood, we saw the way the artist incorporates a uniquely rustic style into many of her constructions. In one of the artist’s recent decor projects, Andrea utilizes a similar eye for natural-looking, deliberate imperfection, building an array of bright, spring-like flowers out of paper and other materials.


A screen capture of Andrea Buckle's art portfolio websiteThe front page of Andrea's portfolio website

 

As a prop-buyer and set decorator, Andrea puts her style to use again, building and staging realistic scenes in a variety of interiors. Andrea’s sets look true-to-life and easily believable with the artist’s prop selections.


A flower made with scraps of coloured paperUntitled


About the author

Dallas Jeffs Art Writer

Dallas Jeffs is the Editor of Artist Run Website's blog. They hold a degree in Critical and Cultural Practices from Emily Carr University of Art and Design, as well as a certificate in Technical Writing from BCIT. Dallas has a passion for speaking and writing about art, and sharing that interest with others. In their studio practice they are an illustrator and budding tattoo artist, but they consider themselves a writer foremost. If you like art, books and culture with a science fiction twist, check out Dallas' personal blog, HappySpaceNoises or their art on Instagram.

Read more of Dallas' posts

Make your art portfolio easy

and focus your time on making art.

GET STARTED NOW

Try free for 30 days. No payment required.