This class teaches students how to create and sculpt clay maquette to be used in character design for the toy, videogame, film and television industries. During this advanced course, each student creates and sculpts their own character, learning directly from Hollywood’s creature creation masters.

Creature Maquette Sculpting

CLASSCLASS COST
Creature Maquette Sculpting Tuition

Lab Fee

$875

$125


Subtotal

*CMS Materials (suggested)

$1,000

$85


Total$1,085

Materials are required for class. Students are welcome to purchase pre-packaged makeup kits from Cinema Makeup School or may choose to put together a makeup kit on their own. Click through the makeup kits below to see required materials.

Creature Maquette Sculpture Kit

Kemper Loop Tool #D9
Kemper Tool #B3
Kemper Double Ball Stylus Large
Kemper Double Ball Stylus Medium
Kempter Tool #21
Kens Tool PT2: Pore Texture
Kens Tool #ST6 Rake
Small Dental Spatula
Large Dental Spatula
Kens Tool ST4: X-Heavy
CMS Prosthetic Book

Creature Maquette Sculpting Makeup Class Duration

LENGTHCLOCK

HOURS

DETAILS
1 Week40 Clock HoursMon – Fri

9am–5pm

 

Topics Include: Sculpting techniques, design elements including anatomy, hair, emotions, clothing & armor and posing.

 

This class is included in the Creature Concept Design Diploma Program. There are no prerequisites for this class. “Daytime” and “Evening” classes are the same number of total instructional hours.

AVAILABLE COURSE DATES

 

January 7, 2020 – August 2, 2020

January 28, 2020 – August 23, 2020

 

Students enrolled in the Creature Concept Design Program will complete courses in Digital FX MakeupCreature Maquette Sculpting and Zbrush Digital Design.

MATERIALS

While materials are required for class, students are welcome to purchase makeup kits directly from Cinema Makeup School or may choose to put together a makeup kit on their own. Below are the makeup kits and supplies needed for this program.

Creature Maquette Sculpting Kit

HOME BASE & STUDIO SPACE

Cinema Makeup School has over 10,000 sq. ft. of space including classrooms, labs, computer lab, library and resource center. With a kitchen as well, it’s the perfect space for you to settle in and learn the skills you’ll need for the rest of your career. As a graduate of CMS, you’re always welcome back to use our work space for your personal projects – a Hollywood studio equipped with many of the tools you’ll need to succeed.

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ADMISSIONS

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