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
Originally from Ireland, Brendan is an award winning digital illustrator living and working in Spain. An industrial design graduate of NCAD, Dublin, Brendan has been working in illustration and visualization for about twelve years. He does a wide range of projects from product, architectural and vehicle illustration to advertising, promotion and cover illustration for games. Some of Brendan's clients include: Sega, Capcom, Sony, Ogilvy & Mather, THQ, Namco, GHD, EADS, PSA Peugeot, Mediatemple and SonyEricsson. Brendan's work was published in EXPOSE 2 and he won a CGChoice award for his Peugot 907 illustration.
"Brendan McCaffrey has been at the forefront of automotive, architectural and product visualization. His ability to create photorealistic objects and environments has led him to work for high profile companies including Sony, Peugeot, Sega, Namco, Capcom and others. He has won numerous awards for his work and now he brings his knowledge and expertise to the Gnomon audience in his latest automotive rendering and lighting tutorial. "