All posts by Alison Harmsworth

Alison Harmsworth is a set designer based in Toronto. Her credits include 'Schitt's Creek', 'Good Witch', 'A Christmas Horror Story', 'Remedy', and 'Spun Out'.

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INSPIRATION: The Soulful Portrait Illustrations of Sam Spratt

Take a look at the awe-inspiring celebrity portrait illustrations of your favourite pop culture icons by the rising digital artist, Sam Spratt.

LINKS & STUFF 01/12: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, SOPA, and Film Production Bingo

Here are a few of our favourite links from this week. Feel free to peruse Art DepartMENTAL’s Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr or our Google + Fan Page for more art department and film related goodies! Circle us on Google +

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INSPIRATION: The Elegance of Christian Dior

Today’s inspiration post is all about the gorgeous and elegant design of Christian Dior. “Christian Dior (21 January 1905 – 23 October 1957) was a French fashion designer, best known as the founder of one

LINKS & STUFF: ADG Nominees, Arts Happiness and Title Design

Here are a few of our favourite links from this week. Feel free to peruse Art DepartMENTAL’s Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr or our brand new Google + Fan Page for more art department and film related goodies! Circle us on Google

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Black and White

  The Artist is nominated for an Art Directors Guild Award for Best Production Design in a Period Film this year, and it got me thinking about other black and white films with great production

LINKS & STUFF: The Designer’s Toolkit, Pantone and The Help

Here’s your round up of the latest and greatest film, art, and design related internet finds this month

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PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Christmas Movies Edition

Check out our assortment of the best production designed Christmas movies to watch with your family and friends over the holiday season.

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN: Bernardo Bertolucci

Italian director and screenwriter Bernardo Bertolucci was born in March 1941. He started writing at the age of 15 and originally wanted to be a poet. However, after assisting Pier Paolo Pasolini  with his film

INSPIRATION: The Architecture and Design of Eero Saarinen

Eero Saarinen (August 20, 1910 – September 1, 1961) was a Finnish American architect and industrial designer of the 20th century famous for varying his style according to the demands of the project: simple, sweeping,

PRODUCTION DESIGN PORN V

Welcome to our 5th miscellaneous ‘Production Design Porn’ post. I hope these screencaps will inspire you to watch these films and learn more about their production design. Interiors (1978) Production Designer: Mel Bourne  | Set