Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

Preparation Gala Arts and Crafts : decorations

The Fignoss were not made in a day !

Transforming Schools for the Gala is not easy : This is why students of Arts and Crafts of Lille are put together with a lot of energy for more than a week ! The most striking example is perhaps the creation of dozens and dozens of billboards, conducted on fire-retardant paper stretched on wooden supports homemade !

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

Overview gym modified giant workshop

Dive with me in the nest of Arts and Crafts, where students take turns almost day and night (the week is commonplace for the preparation) to construct, paint, decorate, in a word to transform the school for the big night 23 November : Night of Fignoss !

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

The fireproof paper “served” weights on bars : engineering students of this school are not lack of inventiveness !

 

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

The quantities of paint needed to achieve the 170 linear meters of tables provided are gargantuan !

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

The sketches of the paintings are done with good old overhead projectors : contours are drawn in pencil, then the painting can begin !

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

Here a picture of the room “Pirate” finished : it is stored in the corridors of the basement before being transported to its final location.

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

The tables are the result of a team in a good mood !

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

The choice of colors is complicated : difficult to recognize the color of the bottles you wish so are stained !

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

The finishes are done watching a A4 print of the image : must extrapolate some details !

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

The organizing team recalls the best practices to avoid the waste of material and consumables.

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

Aesthetic discussions are going well at the tables !

 

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

Painting in progress : we see the drawings follow the craton paper in the white area.

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

 

Preparation gala arts and crafts - Guilhem de Lee photo

Even a stack of completed paintings !

 

These photos represent only a night of preparation : from, all tables present had to be completed and moved to make room for other achievements : the 170 linear meters of tables provided will not be all alone !

Visit the Gala Saturday night to watch these (almost) masterpieces ! 😉

See you soon !

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