Emma Palmer

Scenic Art

Student Information


Emma Palmer is a dedicated and passionate final year scenic art student on the BA Production Arts & Design course. She thrives on the challenges presented by diverse projects. Over the last 3 years, Emma has gained lots of new skills and techniques. She has worked across many RCS productions including being the Head Scenic Artist for the musical ‘Children of Eden (Oliver Lidert)’.

She has thoroughly enjoyed her time at the RCS and is looking forward to graduating and working in theatre as well as film and TV.



  • Portraiture
  • Faux Finishing
  • Spray Gun
  • Trompe L’oeil
  • Colour Mixing
  • Sign Writing
  • Ageing & Distressing
  • Drawing
  • Scaling up
  • Texturing
  • Minored in Props
  • Fine Art painting
  • Stencilling
  • Knowledge of Materials

Work Experience:


Head Scenic Artist, Children of Eden (May 2023)

Scenic Artist, Russian Double Bill (March 2023)

Scenic Artist, Merrily We Roll Along (December 2022)

Scenic Artist, Sweeney Todd (May 2022)

Scenic Artist, Flight (March 2022)

Scenic Artist, Secret Mischiefs (February 2022)



Scenic Painter, G1 Scenery, September 2022

Sign Painter, Thread (Renfrew Town Hall), May 2022

Painter, Bar painting (Moonwake Beer Co.), June 2022


Attempts on Her Life (Scenic Artist)

Secret Mischiefs (Scenic Artist)

Spray gun painted cloth

Flight (Scenic Artist)

Double Bill (portrait painter)