WE ARE A MULTIDISCIPLINED CREATIVE WORKSHOP WITH A TEAM OF EXPERIENCED TECHNICAL ARTISTS SPECIALISING IN VISUAL EFFECTS, MODEL MAKING, CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY, ANIMATRONICS, SCULPTING,  SET DESIGN, MASK DESIGN, PROP CREATION, SPECIAL EFFECTS AND COSTUME CREATION. WE ARE PROUD TO SAY THAT WE HAVE NEVER FAILED TO 
BRING A CREATIVE VISION OR CRAZY IDEA TO LIFE, TURNING IMAGINATION INTO REALITY. SOME OF THE WORK WE’VE DONE OVER THE YEARS IS SHOWN ON THIS SITE, IF YOU FEEL WE COULD HELP YOU BRING AN IDEA TO LIFE PLEASE GIVE ME A CALL.
BOB SAUNDERS
DIRECTOR

I just wanted to say thank you to and the team for making us such brilliant costumes. They both looked fantastic and everyone was very happy.            Thank you so much!!! The costumes looked just amazing! Can’t wait to see it on TV tomorrow night!!            Just wanted to say a big thank you for the amazing costumes, they were a triumph, they looked fantastic and every one was delighted.            Just to say thanks for the giant mosquito. It looked great. Everyone very pleased.            I love them soooooo much, cannot stop smiling. Thank you everyone.            What can I say? It looks amazing.             Outstanding! It's absolutely incredible - the motions add so much to it. I'm personally overjoyed and can't thank you and your team enough for the fantastic effort - it's going to look great on film.            Thank You so much for the lovely dinosaur costume that your team made at the speed of light. It looked great.            

Our History
Applied Arts was founded in 1989 by Bob Saunders. Our clients have included some of the biggest names in the world of entertainment – Cameron Mackintosh, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Holiday on Ice, Disneyland Paris, the English National Opera and the Royal Opera House, to name just a few. Our expertise and ability to take on a challenge of any size have lead us to work on some incredibly interesting and complex projects, and we continue to refine our methods to this day.

Bob started out in a small premises in Clerkenwell, moving to Mare Street in east London, before settling at the current location in Cambridge Heath (see map for details), near Bethnal Green and Shoreditch, the heart of London's creative industries.

Take a look around the site to get an idea of the diverse range of work we carry out. If you have a project you'd like to talk about, please get in touch here: info@appliedarts.co.uk