D’Artiste: Character Modelling is the definitive 3D character tutorial book showcasing the astonishing work and technical skills of leading artists Pascal Blanché, Francisco A. Cortina and Steven Stahlberg. Each master artist presents his character modelling techniques through a series of step-by-step tutorials from concept to creation. D’Artiste: Character Modelling is presented in sections based around each master artist. Artist sections include a personal gallery, the artist’s work and thoughts in their own words, more than 24-pages of tutorials each, and an invited artist gallery featuring 94 character modelling creations from some of the most talented 3D character artists in the world.
D’Artiste: Character Modelling features step-by-step techniques including: Modelling a Young Girl’s Face, Modelling a Figurative Pose, Modelling Hair, Face Modelling, Skin Shading, Telling a Story, Creature Modelling, Anatomy Study Modelling
D’Artiste: Character Modelling showcases the techniques of each artist working in their native software environments while challenging readers to apply these techniques to any software environment of choice. D’Artiste: Character Modelling is the perfect tome of tutorial information and inspiration that will be advantageous to students and professional 3D character artists alike.
Leading 3D character modellers Pascal Blanché, Francisco A. Cortina and Steven Stahlberg take readers behind the scenes of their creations showing the techniques to create 3D characters that work.
Ballistic Publishing, paperback with slipcase, 192 pages, published January 2006