Welcome to Propcreator, owned and run by Mark Boyes. Mark's skillset includes: sculpting, prop making, mould making, artistic and realistic paint effects. This has enabled him to gain a vast range of clients across different sectors including Marketing & Advertising, Leisure & Entertainment, Retail and Art Installation.
This is evidenced by the selection of projects shown below (click to expand photos):
As an experienced prop maker, Mark has multiple skills which cover a vast range of techniques required for high quality prop making.
The services he offers reflect his experience working with a wide range of materials, processes, sculpting and construction techniques. He works with both agency and direct clients to create innovative props to any scale, large or small, which can be created as a one-off or multiple reproductions.
He can produce props from simple sketches, where his design and creative flair can visualise and expand on client’s requirements, to full cad specifications. There are no limits to the props he can create.
Mark can provide an extensive range of services - click on a photo below for details:
With over 30 years of experience since graduating in industrial model making at Medway College, prop making is Mark's passion.
He uses a broad range of materials including clay, plastics, wood, fibreglass, polystyrene, resins and MDF to produce traditional high quality craftsmanship where just about anything is possible.
His prop making skills and attention to detail have enabled him to gain strong and long lasting relationships. He works closely with clients to ensure he creates beyond their expectation and most importantly on time and within budget. When required he expands the workforce allowing him to keep overheads low and remain cost effective.
"I would have no hesitation in recommending the work created by Mark Boyes. Mark worked alongside Hotrod Creations and The Hub in the transformation of the Elizabethan House in Plymouth. Mark was a very hard worker, and I would personally like to be able to work with him again in the future. I would have no hesitation in recommending Mark for your project. I know he would do a great job." MARK WOODS (Designer of the Plymouth Elizabethan House museum).
"I would like to say a huge thank you to Mark for designing and creating my beautiful fairy tree for my new toy shop. Mark was excellent to deal with all the way through the process. He sent me regular updates and photos throughout the build and very professional at all times. Mark is a true genius in prop making and I would highly recommend him and shall definitely use him in the future." ANGIE MCKENZIE (Realm of Imagination Toy Shop and Craft Studio).
"Our client, Goodyear, needed a one-off trophy for their sponsorship of the BTCC (British Touring Car Championships). Mark was able to create, from our designs, the prestigious 'Wingfoot Trophy' ahead of schedule and on budget. Throughout the process Mark was friendly and professional and we look forward to presenting him with another challenge!" NICK STEVENSON (Creative Director, Fluid Thinking Ltd).
"Mark Boyes made our props for the American hit TV series Penn & Teller Fool Us. His workmanship is outstanding and he is an absolute pleasure to work with. I highly recommend Mark's services to anyone looking for quality workmanship, good turnaround times and great service before, during and after." MARTIN T HART (Producer of Magic for Television)
"Thanks very much for your work on ‘Sharks’. Your contribution to the project was invaluable. The Sharks were entirely as we had hoped, delivered on time, on budget and with no fuss. They are now an established talking point of the Regents Canal - and the national press." RUSSELL GREY (Principal Director of Shiva Ltd, owner of Hoxton Docks)
"We just wanted to say a huge thank you for everything , they really complement the shop and we've had a great reaction from customers. We will definitely recommend you and use you again in the future." (Wrigglers Hair Salon, Hornchurch)