With a background in makeup effects and traditional media painting and sculpting, Maddie has contributed to multiple blockbuster films in various forms of media and design. An author, toy and collectible sculptor, visual effects artist and traditional and digital sculptor, she also produces tutorials for the digital sculpting community as well as teaches classes all over the world.


Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (Texture Artist)
Wonder Woman (Concept Artist)
Life (Texture Artist)
Spectral (Texture Artist)
Pete’s Dragon (Texture Artist)
Independence Day: Resurgence (Texture Artist)
The BFG (Texture Artist)
Avatar (Modeler)
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (Concept Designer and Texture Artist)

Work Experience

Creature Artist, Double Negative
Texture Artist, Weta Digital
Designer, Weta Workshop
Digital Art Director, Gentle Giant Studios
Modeler, Pendulum Studio


Savannah College of Art and Design, BFA in Animation with a Minor in Drawing, 2002 - 2005

Awards & Recognition

Author of ZBrush Creature Design: Advanced Digital Sculpting, ZBrush Creature Creation and ZBrush Digital Sculpting: Human Anatomy