Clay Sculpting with the Shiflett Brothers
Learning from the biggest and best creators in any industry is a rare and sought after opportunity. In this book, clay sculpting royalty ‘The Shiflett Brothers’ guide us through their creative journey as well as giving us an invaluable insight into the processes they use to create their dynamic and engaging fantasy sculpts.
The Shiflett Brothers’ expressive techniques and captivating designs have drawn the admiration of industry giants such as Marvel, as well as creative geniuses including Sir Richard Taylor, co-founder of The Weta Workshop. In this book, Dallas-based brothers Brandon and Jarrod Shiflett tell their fascinating story, share insight into their unique processes, and offer invaluable advice to sculptors of all abilities.
Joined by fellow esteemed sculptors Simon Lee, Aris Kolokontes, and Forest Rogers, the Shifletts bring together a collection of visually led step-by-step tutorials that are sure to broaden your creative horizons and add an expansive set of practical skills to your sculpting arsenal.
With studio-quality photography and a how-to section on creating the Shiflett’s very own tools, this book is a prize possession for any member of the brothers’ huge and loyal fan base and as an exhilarating follow-on from the popular Beginner’s Guide to Sculpting Characters in Clay.
• Industry icons The Shiflett Brothers reveal invaluable sculpting insights and secrets.
• The brothers also share the work and techniques of top sculptors they themselves admire.
• Includes a behind-the-scenes look at the brothers' tools, materials, and methods.
• The Shiflett's own story will inspire sculptors of all styles and abilities.
• Includes a foreword written by Sir Richard Taylor, co-founder of The Weta Workshop..
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Softback 232 pages
Dimensions: 260mm x 210mm
Paper quality: 130gsm satin FSC