Stan Winston DVD: Sculpture Techniques: How to Sculpt a Humanoid Maquette
Sculpting a realistic, yet unique, humanoid character requires a basic knowledge of anatomical structure combined with your own individual artistic technique. Let renowned artist Jordu Schell show you how he uses both in the lesson, How to Sculpt a Maquette.
Watch as Jordu takes you through the process of maquette creation from start to finish as he puts his specific techniques in action by sculpting a maquette of Travis Bickle from Taxi Driver.
Jordu’s methods for constructing and posing an armature
Using anatomy to rough in the basic forms
How to correctly use photographic reference
Correct head and body proportions
Notes of finer details such as hands and facial features