Sunday, June 29, 2014

"Gehenna" Kickstarter~!!

A fan of horror films? Come check out Hiroshi Katagiri's new film project, "Gehenna"~!!
Hiroshi is a great horror storyteller and a very experienced special effect artist. The practical effects in this film will be done by Spectral Motion, the studio responsible for "Hellboy 1 & 2".

This is really a labor of love and let's help make this movie happen. Thanks for your time~!!

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

"Costume Design & Illustration" book pre-order at Amazon~!!

Last year, several of CDA instructors was invited to be a part of a Design Studio Press book featuring character designers and costume illustrators currently working in the game and film industry.

The book features many artists including Carlo Arellano, Anthony Francisco, Kevin Chen, Jerad Marantz, Constantine Sekeris, Paul Christopher, Phillip Boutte JR., Keith Christensen, Nevile Page, Scott Robertson, Gloria Shin, Christian Cordella, and Alan Villanueva.

Now, the book is scheduled to be released on July 15th and available for pre-order at

If you like character design, make sure to check it out :)