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Brian Kesinger: Character DrivenBrian Kesinger: Character Driven by techgnotic
Disney Artist Brian Kesinger on Creating Story through Character
Foreword by techgnotic
It is with great pleasure we welcome BrianKesinger as a guest writer to the Today Page Editorial Team. Considering his authentic citizenship within the deviantART community, his thoughts and insights will be of great value to all aspiring artists, illustrators, writers and others involved in any creative endeavor. For over 18 years, Brian has worked for Walt Disney Studios on films like Big Hero 6, Winnie the Pooh, Tarzan, Tangled, Wreck It Ralph and
I make original and innovative costumes and puppets. My costumes and puppets have won awards at various UK anime conventions, including London ComicCon's masquerade, and I am currently in professional training to improve my craft even further. A perfectionist at heart, I always try to provide the highest quality work I can! Feel free to message me with questions or queries, but as a general guide here are some of the services I offer:|
Puppets - start at £200. Hand puppet is my standard design, but can also make cable controls for certain designs. My personal specialty
Fairy wings - start at £30 for a small set in custom colours with glitter design
Bird wings - start at £30
Dragon wings - start at £40
Tails - start at £20
Headband ears - start at £10
Swaying dragon tail - £50
Fursuit head - start at £300 and can be made in a variety of styles
Hand paws - start at £50
Foot paws - start at £50
Silicone noses - £8 unpainted, £12 painted, feline nose currently available
Silicone paw pads - £20 per left and right set. Hand and foot paws are both available
Other silicone pieces may be commissioned. Send me a query for more details on availability for custom sculpts.
I can incorporate LED's, fibre optics, UV reactive paint or EL wire into your commission! Solution will vary depending on project, so let me know and I'll work something out.
Single character sketch - £10
Pencil or marker coloured single character skecth - £20
A3 Watercolour - £100 (they take a very long time)
Too varied to quote for, but I can make everything from plushies to light up lanterns to 17th Century inspired halberds!
Fully painted small character sculpt in milliput - start at £70
Fully painted cast resin wolf - £100
P&P is worked out separately for all orders. Please bear in mind that I live in the UK, so costs will depend on where I'm posting to!
I look forward to making your project a reality!