Creature Design with Jordu Schell

Creature Design with Jordu Schell

Please note: This is a 1 day workshop.

Film, television, games and other visual productions need compelling character design concept illustrations to “see” how characters and other elements of a story are going to look before the actual production begins.

Jordu Schell is a prolific, award-winning character designer, sculptor and artist. His work is highly acclaimed in the entertainment industry -- his passion for teaching and sharing his experience with students and peers is unparalleled. A 25 year veteran of the Hollywood film industry, Jordu's work is prominently featured in “Avatar”, “The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian”, “300”, “Hellboy”, “Aliens vs. Predator – Requiem” plus many other feature films.

This beginning to intermediate workshop is the perfect opportunity for artists who use Photoshop for painting characters and for use as a tool for character design and visual development as well as for art direction and/or character layout.

The class is designed for creating visually impressive character treatments and topics will include the use of painting, lighting, effects, manipulation of layers, staging, posing and other techniques that bring out the very best for your characters and creatures!

Prerequisite: Basic understanding of Photoshop or similar programs.

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(Note: class includes both Lecture and Instructed Lab)
Sunday 1 Day WS: 8 hrs - Lecture 10am-6pm

Jordu Schell
Price: $400.00
1 Week: 
Sat 10am-6pm 6/29
SKU: ART 278