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Working in Cx5, DVD
Cx5 Video

By Adam Beane Industries. Sculpting Tutorial Series: Number 1. This first video will introduce you to everything Cx5 can do, and show you how to work with it using Adam's specific techniques. Run time - approximately 1hr. Region Free - no regional playback restrictions. NTSC DVD (PAL DVDs are not available at this time). Features - Learn everything about using Cx5 at different temperatures, how to begin a figure sculpture or create a model from machined Cx5 parts, and many ways to achieve different textures and finishes. Perfect for beginning or experienced sculptors new to Cx5, and those sculpting for the first time. Lessons focus on techniques specific to Cx5 and also explain the fundamentals of professional sculpting.

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Mastering the Human Head- Skull, DVD

By Andrew Cawrse. For 3 and 2 dimensional artists, traditional and digital, and anyone seeking to rapidly advance their skills in the foundation of recreating the human head, by the ideal learning medium of hands-on sculpture by sculptor and VFX artist:Andrew Cawrse > Mastering the human head: THE SKULL, is the first in a series of instructional DVD's that will take you from start to finish, of understanding and building the underlying anatomy and surface forms of a complete human head. No step is skipped or incomplete. From building an armature through to final anatomical details. Learn a process so that you can recreate/ draw/ 3Dmodel and sculpt the skull from memory. Conatains: Easy step by step scene selection; chapter summaries and turntables; Also included is a booklet and a printed materials/tools list pamphlet.

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Sculpting The Reclining Figure, Priscilla, DVD
By Bruno Lucchesi. The author of several influential books on sculpture, Lucchesi has chosen terracotta as the medium for his demonstration. This video details the step-by-step procedure for creating a figure in clay. Mr. Lucchesi's first video, a workshop filmed in Puerto Rico at Galleria San Juan /Studio D'Esopo, is a demonstration featuring a reclining nude in terra cotta. He begins with crumbled and rolled newspaper, throwing the clay to get a flat surface. He discusses the importance of setting, drapes, pillows, and the figure itself. The viewer sees some of the special tools Mr. Lucchesi has designed as he uses them to create the face, limbs, fingers and toes. A damp cloth smoothes the sculpture and softens the detail as the piece comes together. Finally, a very wet cloth is used, air holes made and the piece is ready for firing. Running Time 104 min. See book by the same author.
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Sculpting the portrait, male head in terracotta, DVD
By Bruno Lucchesi. Mr. Lucchesi's second video is a demonstration of a portrait bust in terra cotta, filmed at his studio in New York. Mr Lucchesi takes the viewer through the entire process of creating a portrait bust in terracotta. It features his son, Paul Lucchesi, an artist of some international fame himself, as the model. One of the most amazing videos on clay. He begins by covering an armature with an aluminum can, newspaper and plastic. This technique creates bulk without weight, one of many secrets shared as the tape progresses. Mr. Lucchesi's knowledge of bone and muscle is apparent as the face is formed. The model's elaborate hairstyle is balanced by adding the shoulder and shirt. The viewer is there as the fired piece is lifted from the kiln and fastened on the base. Mr. Lucchesi than applies the patina, explaining the effect he wishes to achieve. From bare armature to finished piece, he explains and demonstrates the techniques which have made him one of the world's most respected sculptors. Running Time 104 min. See book by the same author.
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The Art of Sculpting with Philippe Faraut, Volume1: Children, DVD
By Philippe Faraut. The tape covers Philippe’s popular step by step method that he teaches in class, as well as helpful ways to correct common mistakes. We shot here at home so viewers will catch a glimpse of our New York studio in addition to some of Philippe’s bronze work. Running time for the video is approximately 1 1/2 hours.
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The Art of Sculpting with Philippe Faraut, Volume 2: Expressions and Facial Construction , DVD
By Philippe Faraut. In this volume which covers individual features of different expressions, Philippe demonstrates rapid exercises in water-based clay that are useful for developing sculpting skills, including how to recognize volumes specific to different ages, genders, and ethnic groups. This 110 minute tape also includes a comprehensive demonstration on hollowing and firing techniques.
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The Art of Sculpting with Philippe Faraut, Volume 3: Men, DVD
By Philippe Faraut. In this third installment of his instructional series, Philippe Faraut focuses on modeling the heads of men. His demonstrations include basic structure comparisons of different ethnicities, techniques for modifying expressions, the mechanics of the aging process and facial weight distribution for heavy-set men. In addition, he completes one bust of a man including hair and clothing. This 111-minute production was created for the advanced artist. Running time: 111 minutes
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Mark Alfrey's Sculpting the Human Head, DVD
By Mark Alfrey. For serious life casting artists knowledge of sculpting the human head is a must to know how to sculpt open eyes, repair ears and make artistic and realistic changes to your casting. Learn step by step from sculptor Mark Alfrey how to create a human head in clay from armature to the final detailing. In addition, you will learn how to take a great picture of your work for your portfolio. 60 minutes.
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Mark Alfrey's Sculpting The Nude Figure, DVD
By Mark Alfrey. .Witness the creation of a work of art as pro sculptor and special effects artist Mark Alfrey shapes the forms of a beautiful nude model in clay. Whether you're an aspiring life casting artist or sculptor this video will give you great insights into creating an artistic human form. 45 minutes.
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Mark Alfrey's Sculpting Movie Monsters, DVD
By Mark Alfrey. 2 Demos in One! Recommended by Academy Award winning artist Dick Smith. One of the first steps in creating a fantasy character for the movies is to sculpt it. Hollywood creature creator MARK ALFREY demonstrated this process with TWO original sculptures created before your very eyes! Mark Alfrey's credits include: "Men in Black", "From Dusk Til Dawn", "Buffy the Vampire Slayer", and "Angel. Special Features: Ultra sharp transferred from a digital master, Profiles and interviews with top special FX artists, Still gallery of Mark Alfrey's work, Contains NTSC and PAL versions.
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