Film New Orleans

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Prop maker

Jon Beck Prop Works

Jon Beck

PO BOX 111
Gonzales, LA 70737

Phone: 225.439.1102
Email: [email protected]

I’m the guy you call when you need a miracle turnaround.

We are THE full service design and build prop shop specializing in Wooden, Metal, Leather, Plastic, Fabric, Mold Making and casting in and around the South Louisiana area.

Our shop is conveniently located between New Orleans and Baton Rouge.

We are also a vendor for the country’s largest medical equipment supplier.

We can provide guidance and assistance with set / prop and script review for Medical, Firefighting, Law Enforcement, Militaria, Hunting, Traditional Trades, Historic periods, Historic Weapons, and much more.

We have in-house Master Wood Craftsmen, Blacksmiths, Bladesmiths, Welders, Machinist, Model/Mold Makers and Seamstresses. We offer incredibly fast turn-around times to better facilitate the fast pace of the film industry.

We have thorough experience on set and are comfortable working directly with Production Design, Creative team and Prop Master’s.

We offer rentals on a limited basis as we grow our inventory.

Contact us to solve your prop building hardships. Will provide additional credits upon request.

Credits:

    • Credit: Preacher AMC 1 2 3
    • Type: Television Series
    • Position: Prop Maker
    • Credit: The First Purge
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Prop Maker
    • Credit: The Hunt
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Prop Maker
    • Credit: Night Teeth Netflix
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Prop Maker
    • Credit: The Secret
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Prop Maker
    • Credit: Frills - Disney
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Prop Maker

Karry Hosford

Karry Hosford

9838 Royal St
St. Francisville, LA 70775

Phone: 601-334-0005
Cell: 601-334-0005
Email: [email protected]
Website:karryhosford.com

For the last 17 years Karry has blended her creative approach to photography and her classical culinary training to create beautiful images for magazines, advertising, cookbooks and television. Her studio is located in historic St. Francisville, La, and she routinely travels the South East for photo shoots. Her services include Recipe Development, Food Styling, Prop Styling and Photography. Client testimonials available upon request.

Credits:

    • Credit: Newks
    • Type: Commercial
    • Position: Food Stylist
    • Credit: The Catfish Institute
    • Type: Photography Shoot
    • Position: Food Stylist Photographer
    • Credit: Fat Cow
    • Type: Commercial
    • Position: Food Stylist Photographer

Mike Erdey

Mike Erdey

Phone: 985.351.6040
Email: [email protected]

I’m a jack of all trades with an extensive focus on computers and carpentry. I’ve traveled to ~15 countries and have lived outside the US for over 2 years. I’m well suited to new experiences and creative thinking and I’m excited to help create film sets and props that can express the vision of the artists.

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering | LSU | 2009

Application Engineer | Schneider Electric | 2009 – 2012, 2013 – 2015

Carpenter | Erdey’s Custom Woodworks | 2016 – present

Lived one year (2012) in Beijing, China

Lived one year (2015) in Seoul, Korea

Credits:

    • Credit: The Courier
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Extra
    • Credit: Synthesis
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Construction

Robotmaid CNC

Philip Diaz

1444 Montegut St.
New Orleans, LA 70117

Phone: 323.333.9189
Email: [email protected]
Website:https://robotmaidcnc.wixsite.com/mysite

Full service Design/Build studio with 5x10ft CNC router. We do: fabrication of furniture, art, signs, props. We work with: metal, wood, plastics, composites, and electronics. Based in New Orleans.

Credits:

    • Credit: DueLyric CD booklet design
    • Type: Photography Shoot
    • Position: Graphic DesignArt Direction
    • Credit: Dexcom G6 infomercial LED sign prop
    • Type: Commercial
    • Position: FabricationProp MakerGraphic Design
    • Credit: Honda commercial Vincent Reynaud Production Design
    • Type: Commercial
    • Position: FabricationProp Maker

Tech Works FX Studios

Valek Sykes

13405 seymour myers blvd unit 10
covington, LA 70433

Phone: 504.722.1504
Email: [email protected]
Website:www.techworksstudios.com

We are New Orleans area premier FX studio. We specialize in Props, Makeup Effects, Costumes, Animatronics, Puppets, creatures and fabrication for films and TV. We have been in business for almost 20 years and we service Louisiana and the world.
We have hundreds of credits so please check out our website and see what we can do for you.
S.A.G. Puppeteer and I.A.T.S.I. Local 478 member

Credits:

    • Credit: Underwater
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Props designer and fabricator
    • Credit: Fonzo
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Fatsuit designer Props fabrication
    • Credit: Scream the series
    • Type: Television Series
    • Position: makeup effects
    • Credit: AI Artificial Intellegence
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Animatronics designer puppeteer
    • Credit: Garfield
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Creature designer lead puppeteer
    • Credit: Minority Report
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: Mechanical Props designer

Valek Sykes

Valek Sykes

13405 Seymour Myers Blvd #10
Covington, LA 70433

Phone: 5047221504
Email: [email protected]
Website:www.Techworksstudios.com

Valek Sykes is an effects artist and fx supervisor for production or his company Tech Works Studios a leading Creature & Makeup FX, Prop and fabrication studio in the NOLA area.
They specialize in Props, Makeup Effects, Costumes, Animatronics, Puppets, creatures and fabrication for films and TV. He has been in the business for over 20 years.
He has hundreds of credits so please check out our website and see what we can do for you.
S.A.G. Puppeteer and Local 478 member

Credits:

    • Credit: Deepwater Horizon
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: sculpting Props fabrication
    • Credit: On Becoming a God in Central Florida
    • Type: Television Series
    • Position: Creature designer fabrication
    • Credit: Men In Black 2
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: animatronics creature designer and key Puppeteer
    • Credit: the Proposal
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: ANIMATRONICS KEY PUPPETEER
    • Credit: Charoletts Web
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: creature animatronics
    • Credit: the Cat in the Hat
    • Type: Feature
    • Position: mechanical props puppeteer