3-Day Prop Weapons Course with Mark Maher | 5th - 7th October 2019
Mark Maher is one of the industry's top Model, Prosthetic and Prop Makers. He has worked on various huge blockbusters such as The Hobbit, Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, Vikings and Penny Dreadful.
Mark has an extensive portfolio of work that is truly stunning - ranging from scale models for Lake Town and Orc Weapons in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey to prosthetic makeups and hyper-realistic props for Sky Atlantic hit Penny Dreadful.
There is growing demand for Prop Makers in the industry - so much so that Mark is always on the look out for new talent!
This course will give you the expertise and knowledge to grasp this skill and create you very own Steampunk-Inspired weapon ......as well as giving you the chance to show Mark what you can do!
The course will cover:
. Designing your Steampunk themed weapon
. Carving/sculpting weapon - choice of appropriate materials
. Detailing ( getting the highest finish for camera finish)
. Moulding ( using the right material for the right design) g
. Casting ( casting out in two part plastic)
. Painting ( using painting techniques to obtain realistic finish)
You will be able to take your weapon mould home with you to run your weapon over and over again!
All materials and sculpting tools provided by Titanic Creative Management