Issue 20


New and Excellent Adventures: muscle suits, makeup FX and mirth on Bill & Ted Face the Music / The B-Sides: the Swamp Thing TV series characters that fell victim to a surprise shutdown of filming / Idle Hands: wonderful new prosthetic work created in these challenging times / The complex task of creating the prosthetic FX for German sci-fi series Dark / The coming of age of The Prosthetics Event with its move to Coventry’s award-winning Ricoh Arena / The creation of the hard-hitting prosthetics in Books of Blood, released on Hulu in October

Tutorials and tech specs

Stuart Bray and Todd Debreceni give us exercises and insights with which to practice airbrushing techniques in the concluding part of their primer Airbrush-101, and Hollywood makeup FX artist Richard Redlefsen creates a stunning lookalike makeup of Mother Teresa.

Plus: wisdom from Academy, Primetime Emmy, Saturn and Guild Award-winner Joel Harlow who also takes us through the build of 8 brand new pieces of work created during the unheard-of industry downtime of the 2020 pandemic quarantine.

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