Elton John Bids Farewell With A Massive Scenic Portal

Elton John Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour

Nine bas-relief portraits of people who have impacted Elton John’s life and career are incorporated in precise representation. Karla Ramsey, scenic group lead at Tait, and her team worked from one- to six-scale maquettes to create the clay sculpts of the portraits and posters.“We then pour silicon over those clay sculpts to pull a mold, which we then cask in to get those really fine details such as the sequence on Elton’s lapels when he was dressed as Mozart for a concert in Vienna,” explains Ramsey.

Elton John Bids Farewell With A Massive Scenic Portal

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