Interested in how to start sculpting characters, but haven’t used 3D software before? Or perhaps you’ve got some experience, but would like to see how a pro approaches the very beginning of their process? Join us for an exclusive livestream with Gnomon CCO and industry veteran, Josh Herman, as he demonstrates how to block out a 3D character using Pixologic’s ZBrush! Josh will explain his process in a way that directly applies to hobbyists or 2D artists approaching the software for the first time. Join us on Friday, February 12th, at 11:00am as we get started in the creative and inspiring world of 3D character art!
Stick around after the interview for a Virtual Info Session to learn all about Gnomon, and a detailed overview on:
Watch the stream on the Gnomon Twitch Channel, YouTube Channel, and Facebook Live on Friday, February 12th at 11:00am PST.
Events with closed captioning are available via the Gnomon Facebook Live page.
Gnomon's full-time programs and 10-week individual courses are designed to develop well-rounded artists that are skilled in the diverse disciplines within 3D production. For those outside of the US, virtual classroom-style online courses are also available.
Josh comes to Gnomon with a decade of experience in film, television, and games. As an alumnus of Gnomon’s Certificate in Digital Production Program he has worked as a Creative Director, Art Director, and Character Designer for prestigious studios such as Marvel Studios, Naughty Dog, Legacy Effects and Cloud Imperium Games. Josh loves to “pay it forward” by teaching classes and workshops where he can help continue the education of others so they can find their passions like he did, at Gnomon. Josh is a graduate of Westwood College and has a Bachelor of Science in Animation.
Josh continues to work on personal projects exploring ideas for films, graphic novels, and tabletop games. Some of his professional projects include The Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy, Thor: Ragnarok, Uncharted 3: Drakes Deception, and Star Citizen.
As Recruiter, Adam travels to high schools, community colleges, and trade shows to educate prospective students about Gnomon’s academic options and provide information about careers in the entertainment industry. With over two decades of experience working in nonprofit, Adam has used his skills in visual art, photography, and design to create socially conscious initiatives in collaboration with art students and professionals. He has lived and worked abroad in Norway and the Netherlands while traveling Europe as a community developer and public speaker. Adam holds a Bachelor of Arts from LIFE Pacific University.