miniature set designer


Miniature set designers design and build miniature props and sets of motion pictures. They build models used for visual effects that meet the look and requirements of the production Miniature set designers cut material using hand tools to construct three-dimensional props and sets.

Scope notes

Includes people producing props for broadcasting programs.

Alternative label

  • miniature model set designer

  • model designer and builder

  • miniature model maker

  • miniature maker

  • miniature set builder

  • miniature set constructor

  • miniature model set designer and builder

  • model set designer and builder

  • miniatures builder

  • miniature set designer and builder

  • miniature model set designer and maker

  • model designer and maker

  • miniature designer and maker

  • model set designer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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