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Translating 2D to 3D

Translating 2D to 3D

Title: Translating 2D to 2D CTNX 2011 Length: 75 min Follow the process of turning 2D drawings into 3D sculptures. The process of translating your work or that of a designers into a  single 3D volume is critical to the beginning of 3D character development. Spend an hour with  3D Character development artist Michael Defeo [...]

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Damon Bard Industry Sculptor

Damon Bard Industry Sculptor

DAMON BARD – For close to 20 years, Damon Bard has been working as a freelance artist in the entertainment industry primarily as a sculptor and designer of characters and creatures. Since then, he has contributed to nearly 30 films and other various projects during his career. At an early age, (about 6-7 years old) [...]

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Kent Melton Master Sculptor

Kent Melton Master Sculptor

Kent Melton has spent the past 25 years working in animation.  He was the first staff sculptor employed by Hanna Barbera.  He then worked as an art director at Universal Studios before embarking on a full-time career as a sculptor for feature films.  Melton has sculpted countless maquettes for Disney, Warner Bros., Don Bluth, Dreamworks, [...]

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The History of the Maquette

Title: The History of the Maquette Sponsored by The Creative Talent Network CTNX09: Filmed Nov 2009; Posted April 2010 Length 45 min Get the Flash Player to see this player. Join Kent Melton,  Ruben Procopio and other maquette sculptors in a relaxed and informal setting while they discuss the history of the maquette.  This discussion [...]

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David O’Keefe Master Sculptor

David O’Keefe Master Sculptor

Raised on Hollywood, sports and rock and roll music, David O’Keefe has an acute awareness for the images and personalities that have colored the lives of his generation.  He just sees things differently – more intensely, edgier, somewhat more perspicuous than the average spectator. The pop culture icons that we idolize, glamorize and glorify, O’Keefe [...]

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Ruben Procopio Master Sculptor

Ruben Procopio Master Sculptor

Rubén Procopio has been in the animation industry for over 25 yrs., with scholarships to both Cal Arts and Art Center College of Design. He later trained under Eric Larson, one of Disneys legendary nine old men.

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