In Praise Of Props

What to do on grim grey days, when you know you have to get a picture? I’ve been in that dilemma many a time over the past 3 years, and have accumulated some great bits and pieces for the props box, which is where I turn for inspiration and colour on wet weather days.

It’s full of things from craft shops and stationery outlets. I can’t go past Hobbycraft or Paperchase without having a sneaky look inside. It’s paid off, as many of these items have helped me make great images in my tabletop studio. This is what’s currently inside the box:

The Props Box
The Props Box

And here’s what has come in handy, with some examples (from back to front):

So there you have it! I’m sure you’ll see some more of them in the future.