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Sculpting a Monster Maquette | Part 2 with Jordu Schell

Sculpting a Monster Maquette | Part 2
Create Incredible Creatures from Imagination Refine your sculpture by adding secondary forms and texture

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Experience the entire workflow of Hollywood creature designer Jordu Schell as he sculpts a monster maquette from imagination. In this lesson, the second part of the series, he refines the major forms of the sculpture with a wire brush, adds details like muscle striations, veins, and texture. By the end of this lesson, he’s ready to add final touches and paint the maquette!


  • Round Wooden Base
  • 3/8″,  1/8″ and 1/16″ Aluminum Armature Wire
  • Pliers
  • Sharpie Marker
  • Electric Drill
  • Paper Towels
  • Loctite Epoxy One Minute Instant Mix
  • Oatley Epoxy Putty
  • Lazy Susan
  • Chavant NSP Medium Clay
  • Small Wood Sculpting Tools
  • Homemade Rake Tool
  • 91% Isopropyl Alcohol
  • Horsehair Bristle Acid Brush
  • Synthetic Sable Brush
  • Small Kitchen Blowtorch
  • Gamsol Odorless Mineral Spirits

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