In this character creation tutorial, Maquette Painting Techniques, Stan Winston Studio & Legacy Effects key special effects artist Trevor L. Hensley teaches the techniques he used to paint the SWS/Legacy Effects "Neytiri" figure for Sideshow Collectibles -- the same special effects paint techniques used by Stan Winston Studio to create the original life-sized, on-set Na'vi reference figures for James Cameron's AVATAR.
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- Creature flesh painting methods
- Secrets for adding translucency & depth
- Skin striping and pattern work
- Precision painting for character eyes
- Bringing out sculptural detail through paint
- The best mediums and paints for model painting