Stylized Character Sculpting – Ben De Angelis “Follygon” – Episode 20

Concept by: Dan Kelby
Ben tries something new and starts his block out with color! Be sure to catch the live broadcast to follow along and hang out!

Ben "Follygon" De Angelis

Collectibles & Toys Digital Sculptor at follygon.com

Stylized Character Sculpting March 5 3:00pm - 5:00pm PST March 12 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT March 19 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT March 26 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT Segment Summary: "Let's sculpt some stylized characters starting from scratch. Come chill and ask questions!" Location: Florence, Kentucky Hometown: Hidden Valley "Somewhere deep in corn country" How Did You Discover ZBrush? "I was on a study abroad trip to Tokyo, studying Japanese during the day and furiously studying a couple ZBrush books I had bought at night. I don't remember seeing the sun much during that time..." Sculpting Experience: 4 years Most Used/Favorite Feature: "Definitely the secret easy button, or maybe the Transpose line. They're both pretty good." Previous Works, Industry Experience & Highlights: "I've worked on a lot of stylized sculpts for Pokémon, Barbie, Ghostbusters, Shrek, Hotel Transylvania, Madagascar, Flintstones, and a bunch more. I've also done some more realistic work for the museum of flight in Seattle and a few others." Fun Facts: "I can draw a dope stick person."