Tips: make-up without an artist
First impressions count just as much as production budgets. Make-up artist John Woodbridge gives tips to presenters who don’t have access to a make-up artist on location.
Meg Jones: BBC Design Trainee Scheme
Designing maps and faking foreign currency - BBC design trainee Meg Jones describes a typical day on the 12 month scheme.
Art director Verity Scott: a typical day
The freelance art director and props buyer describes her varied role and the skills her work requires.
Prop buyer Verity Scott: getting started
How to get started in the world of prop buying - we hear more advice and tips from Verity Scott.
Michelle Barrett: stylist and costume designer
Can you dress-make, keep to strict budgets and deal with last minute changes? You might have what it takes to be a stylist and costume designer, as Michelle Barrett reveals in our career quiz.
I made… Sherlock
Ever wondered who designs the sets, props and surroundings for Sherlock? We talk to production designer Arwel Jones to find out more.
How to make it in TV design
Interested in making monsters, designing props or doing make up in TV for a living? Watch this for some expert advice.
Sarah Caddy: Olympic animation
The thinking behind BBC Sport's animated Olympic trail - Sarah Caddy explains why animation was chosen to bring the Olympics to life