3D & Virtual Sculpting

$250.00

In this 4 hour intensive workshop film industry Instructor and FX artist Dallas Harvey will teach students the ins and outs of Virtual concept design using VR sculpting program Oculus Medium. This is a beginners workshop no experience required! Get hands on experience in the program and learn how to use concepts created for pitching ideas and prototypes to clients and productions. Quickly design multiple concepts, create revisions on the fly and use the final VR airbrush painted images for sculpting your practical prosthetics or film props. Get a head start with this new emerging technology!

Class Dates:

Saturday, December 15th

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3D & Virtual Sculpting (1 Day Workshop): 10am-2pm

Virtual Concept Design For FX

In this 4 hour intensive workshop film industry Instructor and FX artist Dallas Harvey will teach students the ins and outs of Virtual concept design using VR sculpting program Oculus Medium. This is a beginners workshop no experience required!

About the class..

Jumping into Oculus Medium and pushing digital clay should feel quite natural to practical sculptors and painters. Get hands on experience in the program and learn how to use concepts created for pitching ideas and prototypes to clients and productions. Quickly design multiple concepts, create revisions on the fly and use the final VR airbrush painted images for sculpting your practical prosthetics or film props. Get a head start with this new emerging technology!

In this class you will learn:

– How to import drawn reference sketches into VR for design use
– Using premade forms and 3d models as starting base
– Setting up scene lighting, proportions and guides
– Starting your first VR head sculpt: Blocking forms
– Refining the VR sculpt: Detailing forms and finishing
– VR painting: Using a digital airbrush to color your sculpt
– Creating multiple “turn around” images and videos for clients approval.
– Exporting and setting up your project for 3D printing and prototyping.

Class is limited to 8 students. No previous computer experience required.

Additional information

Choose Your Starting Date

Saturday, December 15th

Course Outline

In this class you will learn:

– How to import drawn reference sketches into VR for design use
– Using premade forms and 3d models as starting base
– Setting up scene lighting, proportions and guides
– Starting your first VR head sculpt: Blocking forms
– Refining the VR sculpt: Detailing forms and finishing
– VR painting: Using a digital airbrush to color your sculpt
– Creating multiple “turn around” images and videos for clients approval.
– Exporting and setting up your project for 3D printing and prototyping.

Instructor

About The Instructor

Dallas Harvey – Instructor & FX Artist

Dallas Harvey is a special effects artist who works with both practical and digital mediums. He has over 15 years of digital concept and CGI experience and has been lead special effects designer, key makeup effects artist and puppeteer on many TV, Film & Music video productions.

His special effects make-up designs have been published numerous times in the world-wide publication Make-up Artist Magazine. In addition, Harvey is a twice published author in the Lab Tech section of the magazine, and was curator of the IMATS Vancouver Make-up Museum 2012-2014. Harvey has also authored and instructed the Digital Make-up Design curriculum for Blanche Macdonald Centre. In 2015 he was a LEO Award nominee for Best Make-up in a Short Drama for Telefilm Canada sci-fi production Gord’s Brother.

Most recently Harvey designed special effects for The Exorcist Season 2 for Fox TV network puppeteering custom builds, creating realistic props, silicone body duplicates, blood rigging, dental acrylic teeth, custom sculpting fabrication and concept design.

Dallas Harvey is the founder of Vancouver FX Studio where he designs and consults on local and international TV, Film & Music Video productions.

To contact him by email click here.

View Dallas full credit list on IMDB.

View Dallas linked in profile here

About The Instructor

Dallas Harvey – Instructor & FX Artist

Dallas Harvey is a special effects artist who works with both practical and digital mediums. He has over 15 years of digital concept and CGI experience and has been lead special effects designer, key makeup effects artist and puppeteer on many TV, Film & Music video productions.

His special effects make-up designs have been published numerous times in the world-wide publication Make-up Artist Magazine. In addition, Harvey is a twice published author in the Lab Tech section of the magazine, and was curator of the IMATS Vancouver Make-up Museum 2012-2014. Harvey has also authored and instructed the Digital Make-up Design curriculum for Blanche Macdonald Centre. In 2015 he was a LEO Award nominee for Best Make-up in a Short Drama for Telefilm Canada sci-fi production Gord’s Brother.

Most recently Harvey designed special effects for The Exorcist Season 2 for Fox TV network puppeteering custom builds, creating realistic props, silicone body duplicates, blood rigging, dental acrylic teeth, custom sculpting fabrication and concept design.

Dallas Harvey is the founder of Vancouver FX Studio where he designs and consults on local and international TV, Film & Music Video productions.

To contact him by email click here.

View Dallas full credit list on IMDB.

View Dallas linked in profile here

Class Dates & Times

Class Dates:

Saturday, December 15th