Top creature concept designer, Simon Lee, teaches his speed approach to monster design through maquette sculpting. You’ll learn to create dynamic monster, character and scene concepts in clay, from creating flexible armatures & efficient muscle layout, to character posing & the fine art of “suggesting” detail.
To illustrate his speed design sculpture techniques, Simon stages a fight between two beloved Stan Winston Studio creations, Predator and an Alien Drone. For the novice sculptor to the seasoned pro, this sculpture techniques master class, from one of Hollywood’s most sought after character concept designers, is not to be missed!
Approximate Runtime – 03:10:00
Constructing a quick & highly flexible armature
Posing the clay characters for maximum visual impact
Working with urgency – the speed sculpting approach
Understanding the importance of visual “pauses” in your work