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I Am A Special Effects Artist And I Make Monsters For Movies

I Am A Special Effects Artist And I Make Monsters For Movies

My name is Adam Dougherty and I make monsters! I’m a special effects artist and character designer for the company StudioADI. As a day job I help to create monsters for movies such as Orcs from the Netflix Original: Bright, Dinosaurs for...

My name is Adam Dougherty and I make monsters! I’m a special effects artist and character designer for the company StudioADI. As a day job I help to create monsters for movies...

I Create Illustrations Of Creatures From Welsh Folklore To Evoke The Past

I Create Illustrations Of Creatures From Welsh Folklore To Evoke The Past

I'd love to introduce you to my latest art book which has been over four years in the making. 'Welsh Monsters & Mythical Beasts' is an illustrated compendium exploring the mythical creatures of Wales, comprised of ink and watercolors. You may have...

I'd love to introduce you to my latest art book which has been over four years in the making. 'Welsh Monsters & Mythical Beasts' is an illustrated compendium exploring the mythical creatures...

I Drew 50 Monsters Over The Last 2 Years Based On Kid Drawings, And Here’re The Results (New Pics)

I Drew 50 Monsters Over The Last 2 Years Based On Kid Drawings, And Here’re The Results (New Pics)

For the past two years, I have been inviting kids all around the state of Michigan to send me monster designs. I provided four simple shape prompts for them to build their monsters off of. To date, over 17,000 drawings have...

For the past two years, I have been inviting kids all around the state of Michigan to send me monster designs. I provided four simple shape prompts for them to build...

I Create Tiny Monsters Out Of Polymer Clay

I Create Tiny Monsters Out Of Polymer Clay

These are the latest nature-inspired monster figurines I've been working on. They're each hand sculpted with polymer clay (and various other material) and painted with acrylics (previously here). They're all available on my Etsy shop.

These are the latest nature-inspired monster figurines I've been working on. They're each hand sculpted with polymer clay (and various other material) and painted with acrylics (previously here). They're all available on...

I Spend My Days Drawing Monsters Based On Kid Drawings

I Spend My Days Drawing Monsters Based On Kid Drawings

I spent last summer and fall creating 175 "Fan Art" Monsters based on designs submitted to me by kids. I work up fully rendered illustrations in colored pencil with the same techniques I use when creating my picture books. I provided 4...

I spent last summer and fall creating 175 "Fan Art" Monsters based on designs submitted to me by kids. I work up fully rendered illustrations in colored pencil with the same...

What Happens When Professional Artists Recreate Kids’ Monster Doodles In Their Own Unique Style

What Happens When Professional Artists Recreate Kids’ Monster Doodles In Their Own Unique Style

Lots of children these days are so much into technology that they have no interest to pick up a pencil once in a while anymore. The Monster Project, which was featured on Bored Panda before, aims to change that. It is...

Lots of children these days are so much into technology that they have no interest to pick up a pencil once in a while anymore. The Monster Project, which was featured...

I Make Sculptures Of Gentle Monsters From Polymer Clay

I Make Sculptures Of Gentle Monsters From Polymer Clay

I've always had a soft spot for the idea of "gentle monsters". These little creature sculptures are meant to take things in nature that have always been considered "scary" and unwanted and present them as innocent and natural. Each sculpture is made...

I've always had a soft spot for the idea of "gentle monsters". These little creature sculptures are meant to take things in nature that have always been considered "scary" and unwanted...

I Spent The Summer Drawing 150 Monsters Based On Kid Drawings

I Spent The Summer Drawing 150 Monsters Based On Kid Drawings

Near the end of the last school year, I invited kids around the state of Michigan to send me monster designs. Close to 3,000 drawings showed up to my house. I spent the summer picking out designs that inspired me as...

Near the end of the last school year, I invited kids around the state of Michigan to send me monster designs. Close to 3,000 drawings showed up to my house. I...

I Create Quirky Monsters From Random Paint Splashes Daily

I Create Quirky Monsters From Random Paint Splashes Daily

I wanted to start a drawing challenge this year since I am a full-time animator and I kinda lost my connection with the traditional art world. I had a big white blank wall in my apartment and I thought it would be...

I wanted to start a drawing challenge this year since I am a full-time animator and I kinda lost my connection with the traditional art world. I had a big white blank...

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