The Gnomon Workshop offers the most comprehensive set of Digital Production tutorials anywhere. The broad scope of the tutorials contained in this section range from foundational understanding of the software tools all the way to the professional application of these tools and concepts used by artists working in the film and game industries.
The Gnomon Workshop is widely regarded as the global leader in training tutorials for the designer working in the entertainment industry. With tutorials ranging from foundational drawing and design concepts to process tutorials from some of the top concept and character designers in the world, there is surely something here to inspire.
As the tattoo industry has seen an explosion in popularity over the last few years, the need training in this field has also grown. In these video tutorials, some of the top tattoo artists in the world share their techniques and their take on the art of tattoo. The tutorials range from absolute beginner level to advanced color and blending techniques used by some of the world's best.
The Gnomon Workshop offers professional training on most of the software applications used in today's digital pipelines. There are foundational titles to introduce users to the software and tools, as well as advanced production titles that discuss application tools and processes vital to the production of digital assets and media.
Professional Training for Artists
The Gnomon Workshop seeks out the most highly-regarded traditional and digital artists and technicians currently working in the entertainment and design industries. Our instructors have shared their practices working at such top studios as Pixar, ILM, Blizzard, and many more.Instructor GalleriesInstructor Interviews
Paul Liaw is an acclaimed senior modeler, currently working at the Mill and recently at Industrial Light & Magic, where his work included sculpting dinosaurs for Jurassic World and several costumes for Doctor Strange. With over 15 years of experience, he has worked at nearly 40 companies in various fields including commercials, TV, film, medical, games, teaching, and 3D printing. Paul's work has earned him numerous accolades, including ZBrush Live Sculpt-off winner, ZBrush Central's Top Row, and awards from Visual Effects Society and Cannes Lions. In addition to his CG talents, Paul has a strong passion for teaching. He regularly coaches professionals and students on modeling techniques and career building, and proactively helps them find work.