Matthew Shaw

CWVFF Speaker2017

Matthew Shaw is an Art Director and Prop Builder, with experience in independent film and live shows. He and his wife Marcela work as a team, often leading the Art Department together, with Marcela acting as Production Designer.

His film resume includes Hero, Polycarp, Alone Yet Not Alone, and Champion. For the past four years he and Marcela have worked as Scenic Designers for Thomas Road Baptist Church on their Christmas musical Virginia Christmas Spectacular. They have made some interesting pieces, like photo realistic trees and a giant snowman puppet. They also had the opportunity to join Answers in Genesis, building props for The Ark Encounter, a life-sized replica of Noah’s Ark.

Matthew also writes television and film scripts, and is working on a graphic novel.