Creature Maquette Sculpture

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.

Topics Include:

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


Class Duration

Creature Maquette Sculpture 1 week 2 weeks

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.




Tuition $875
Lab Fee $125
Total $1,000
*CMS Materials $85
Total with Materials $1,085

*Makeup Supplies

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

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