Fantasy Sculpting  by Stephen McClure - art in London
Fantasy Sculpting  by Stephen McClure - art in London

Fantasy Sculpting

by Stephen McClure

3 reviews
3 reviews
An introduction into designing and sculpting a fantasy creature or character for the film, television or game industry.

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8 hour course

Beginner

South Woodford E18

Fantasy Sculpting
by Stephen McClure
Flexitime
from £295 per person

Classes

8 hour course

Evening

A 10 week course. One evening a week learning character design and anatomy and about materials we will be using on the course.

Building the basic shape of the character onto an armature with plastiline.

Sculpting or "blocking" out the basic character details and anatomy. (Bone and muscle structure, hair, clothing and Armour etc)

Character details and starting on the smaller details. (Eyes, lids , skin, hair etc)

Refining the details and an introduction into texturing. (Skin, scales, armor, clothing etc)

Creating a professional looking "Finish" to your sculpture.

An ideal start to anyone interested in fantasy sculpture

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Did you know?

Every character or creature you see on films, tv or computer games. Be it from Star Wars, Dr Who, Game of Thrones, Halo or Gears of War. It probably started off as a preliminary model concept bust or "Maquette".
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Flexitime Class

This is a Flexitime class, which means the teacher can run this class around your schedule.

Number of people in an Obby Flexitime classYou need to be a group of 2
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Reviews (3)
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Dan Stratford
18 Jan
Stephen was very friendly & informative with years of industry experience to draw from.
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paz Retamal Catalan
19 Jan
Study with Steve the year 2015. I can say that he is an incredible profecional with a wide range of knowledge, he is a very generous teacher , but he also gives you a range of freedom so that you can explore your interests but he is always with you to give you the right direction . Since I took my course with him ,I always feel confident een i star a new jobry sorry . I can say that studying with him was an excellent investment.

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Dan Stratford
18 Jan
Stephen was very friendly & informative with years of industry experience to draw from.
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paz Retamal Catalan
19 Jan
Study with Steve the year 2015. I can say that he is an incredible profecional with a wide range of knowledge, he is a very generous teacher , but he also gives you a range of freedom so that you can explore your interests but he is always with you to give you the right direction . Since I took my course with him ,I always feel confident een i star a new jobry sorry . I can say that studying with him was an excellent investment.
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Carolina
11 Feb
Steve is an amazing teacher and professional who aims to help you develop your abilities and capacities gaining confidence in yourself and your ideas. He is resourceful and patient and will cheer you up to get to your goal. Steve is the kind of person you want to team up with and I feel really happy to know him! :)

Class location

South Woodford
flat 1, 52 Grove Hill
South Woodford
E18 2JG
London

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Fantasy Sculpting  by Stephen McClure - art in London

About your host, Stephen McClure

Stephen McClure has been working as a freelance supervising sculptor, model and prop maker in the TV and film industry and in various departments from creatures to costumes, prop making to art department since 1993. His portfolio includes work on films for directors such as Danny Boyle, Alfonso Cuarón, Martin Scorsese and Tim Burton. His filmography includes Oliver Stone’s Alexander, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Elizabeth The Goldenage, Prince of Persia, Hugo, Ex Machina, Jupiter Ascending and Ridley Scott’s Alien Covenant.

Stephen has also worked on various television shows such as Sky television’s Critical, ANC’s Emerald City and numerous episodes of Doctor Who, including taking the role of lead sculptor and project supervisor on the build of the new Cybermen in 2013.

Most recently Stephen has been working in the special effects department of Game of Throwns. Stephen teaches sculpture, molding, costume prop making, character design and special make-up FX creation and application for the film and television industries.

You can see some of his work on his Facebook page @stevemcclurefx

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Notes

Students will be given a list of sculpting tools and materials they need to bring for the class. We will provide tables, chairs, armatures and any other tools or materials necessary for the course.

Age Requirement

16

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Fantasy Sculpting
by Stephen McClure
Flexitime
from £295 per person
8 hour course
from £295 per person