Closed Cell Foam Sheets for the TV & Film Industry
From costume making to film set creation, closed cell foam sheets have played an integral part to many of our favourite film, TV and theatre productions.
Our highly versatile and durable Plastazote foam sheets are the perfect solution for anybody looking to craft costumes, create movie props or enhance films sets.
Closed Cell Foam Sheets for Prop Makers and Set Designers
Closed cell foam sheets are an extremely popular choice amongst prop makers and film set designers. It is also a popular choice for both professional and amateur costume designers such as cosplayers.
This is because closed cell foam is a pliable, durable, cost-effective and easy to work with material. From unique and detailed pieces to that of mass production, our closed cell foam is a reliable and assured choice for all.
The Key Benefits of Closed Cell Foam Sheets
Our closed cell foam sheets host many benefits which aid individuals within the film and television industry. These benefits are as follows –
- Can be easily cut and shaped accordingly.
- A lightweight and flexible material.
- Water resistant.
- Can be glued to a variety of surfaces.
- Easy to score, adding three-dimensional texture for greater realism.
- Durable and tear resistant.
- High-Impact threshold.
- Easily sealed, primed and painted.
- Smooth on both sides.
- Can be sanded.
- Possible to heat mould.
- Available in a range of thicknesses at GB Foam Direct.
What Closed Cell Foam Sheets Can Be Used to Create
When it comes to creation using closed cell foam sheets, there are very little limitations. With some skill and dedication, you will be able to create a multitude of fascinating costumes, props and more! Here are just a few examples of what our foam can be used to create –
- Hats and other headwear.
- Character costumes.
- Actual and fantastical creatures.
Our Foam in Film & Television
We are proud to have provided foam to many customers from the film and television industry. In the 2009 film release of Star Trek, our foam was used on the Starship Enterprise within Captain Kirk’s chair!
And that’s not the only time our foam has been used in famous seating! We’ve even provided seating foam used within the Big Brother house.
What’s more, we’ve also provided foam to the BBC on several occasions, including on the hit TV series Outlander and the popular children’s television channel CBeebies.
Contact us to Discuss Closed Cell Foam Sheets
Please visit our dedicated webpage to learn more about the closed cell foam sheets we offer here.
If you have any questions regarding our closed cell foam or are still unsure whether it is the right material for your project, please feel free to contact us.
We have been supplying foam for more than 40 years and our team of experts are always willing to offer you guidance. You can get in touch with us via our contact form or by calling 01494 441177. We look forward to hearing from you.