Fantasy Model Making - Nottingham Trent University
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About the Course
Fantasy model making course run over two consecutive Saturdays.
Nottingham has an excellent reputation in the war game and fantasy model making industries, and at NTU we are pleased to announce a repeat of this unique two-day course for enthusiasts who wish to immerse themselves in this world.
Led by Alex Huntley of Warploque Miniatures, one of the UK’s most exciting model-making companies, the course will teach you the skills to make dynamic figures that will stretch your creativity.
Over the two days you will focus on superheroes, bizarre animals or any other creature of your imagination. The course is completely practical, so you’ll be engaging with a hands-on project from the start.
On this course you will:
build a simple armature
sketch in plasticine
sculpt in fast-drying materials
turn a 2D design into a 3D piece of art.
What will you gain?
By the end of the two days you will have a model to take home to continue painting, and the knowledge of how to create more. The course will also introduce you to the techniques used to produce miniatures for resin and metal casting reproduction.
This course is ideal if you are interested in the war game and model making industries.
You might already have a concept you want to develop and are looking for advice and new skills, or you might want to create models purely for pleasure and your own games.
“I have learnt so much in such little time” A, Summer 2015
“Absolutely fantastic” J, Summer 2015
"I've learnt loads, and have some really good tips and techniques." C, Autumn 2016
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Please note that if you have a CraftCourses gift voucher you would like to use as full or part payment of this course fee, the booking will need to be made via telephone (number above). If you have mobility issues, please let us know in advance so that we can be sure to accommodate your needs.
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What's included in the price?
Two days of quality tuition with an experienced tutor, Saturdays from 10 am - 4 pm. Maximum class size: 14.
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