Murals, sculptures, and educational exhibitions
for museums, visitor centers, and public spaces
Interactive Mural by Justine Wallace 2018The Story Bank is Maryborough’s unique connection with P.L. Travers – the story of her life, her family, the influences on her writings and the retelling of her stories. Interact with the characters and settings from her popular Mary Poppins stories.
Sculptor Kent Melton discusses the iterative combining of two-dimensionaland three-dimensional approaches which took place as he and Marc Davis workedtogether to design a character from The Lion King: Tony had only just started sketching Mufasa’s design and it was really a little premature for me to begin sculpting. Tony didn’t seem bothered by this and … Continue reading Sculptor Kent Melton
Creativity support tools are most effective when they are easy, quick, and inexpensive(Buxton 2007, p. 111). Resnick et al. (2005, p. 2) suggest that creativity support tools must be: “facile and unencumbering, so that expert users can try out the different alternatives very quickly”. Resnick M, Myers B, Nakakoji K, Shneiderman Pausch R, Selker T & … Continue reading Creativity and Practicality #1
Sketch models are wonderfully vibrant because they capture a moment in the creative process when the artist is still experimenting. This is certainly true of the Boxtrolls Shoe Maquette (LAIKA, 2014) below. Maquettes and concept models used to design characters for animated feature films by LAIKA have periodically been offered for sale at auction. Included … Continue reading LAIKA Maquettes