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Rogue

February 9, 2019

 

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Aquaman

February 9, 2019

For the movie ‘Aquaman’  John Cox’s Creature Workshop  5 axis CNC machined a range of items for different departments. From digital scans we cut foam versions of the six lead actors bodies and heads for Wardrobe, Costume and Physical FX (Stunts) departments. We CNC routed 5 of the Ancient God statues, practical versions of the Seahorse bellies and saddles, and the Dead King’s giant Throne. John Cox’s Creature Workshop also cut foam versions of the Fish Queen, the Fish Warriors and numerous other characters.  

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Alien Covenant

February 9, 2019

For Alien Covenant JCCW was contracted to 5 axis CNC machine the Engineer’s Suit. We cut a range of large scale sculptures including components of a life size version of Michelangelo’s ‘David’ sculpture and a giant head of an Engineer. John Cox’s Creature Workshop also CNC routed the 6m x 3m spaceship Control Console.  

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Licenced Character fabrication

February 3, 2019

Creating exact physical copies of licensed characters has become a lot easier with the advent of a digital workflow. The process begins when a client sends us an existing authorised digital 3D file of their character which we then scale to the required physical size. The digital model is split into numerous parts for machining on our 5 axis CNC router and the individual parts are machined out of XPS or EPS foam. All of the parts are glued together and the model can then be moulded, cast and finished to the clients specifications. This set of processes ensures that…

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Animals with Attitude

February 1, 2019

‘Animals with Attitude Sculpture Trails’ The Gold Coast ‘Animals with Attitude Sculpture Trails’ 2013 & 2015 raised awareness of the plight of the Koala and raised valuable funds for the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital Foundation. JCCW designed, sculpted & manufactured 21 Koalas for the 2013 event and 30 for the 2015 event.  Julie & John helped to co-ordinate this fantastic public art project for which artists were commissioned to design cool Koalas. John’s work ‘Copyright Expiring’ is available for sale.  

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3D Artwork

January 26, 2019

 

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JULIE DANCING @ 2018 COMMONWEALTH GAMES

March 9, 2018

John Cox’s Creature Workshop Project Co-ordinator, Julie Anderson, is twirling with joy! – That’s me!!!! On the 4th April I’ll will be joining 2,999 other volunteer performers taking part in the Opening Ceremony of the 21st Commonwealth Games, being staged right here on the Gold Coast – my home town. Born and raised on the Gold Coast, Qld, I’m a very proud Gold Coaster. A Southport State School athletics age champion & Gold Coast Discus Champion, I’ve danced all her life so I am ecstatic to take part in this once in a lifetime event. As a kid I trained in Ballet…

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GCFF2017 Julie’s Picks

April 5, 2017

Gold Coast Film Festival 2017 host venue is the Gold Coast Arts Centre – with some screenings at Robina Event Cinema, BBC Coolangatta, a Boat, Surfers Paradise Beach, Kirra Hill…. “Join us at this year’s GCFF Women in Film Luncheon” Here is where you will find me this year: 19 April WED 6pm Red Carpet Opening Night ‘Pork Pie‘ NZ Comedy followed by Q&A with producers & director. FUN, FUN, FUN…   20 April THURS 1pm ‘Neruda‘ CHILE exquisite Spanish language film about the poet. 6.30pm at Robina Events Cinema ‘Unconfined Love: Love >Fear‘ Doco about GC charity, followed by Q&A   21 April FRI 12-3pm Women in Film Luncheon  with…

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2 Day Skill Building Workshop

May 16, 2016

At last! After 4 years we are staging one of our rare 2 Day Workshops Thursday & Friday 26 & 27 May Join us to: • Enjoy rare opportunity to train at Australia’s leading creature effects studio• Upgrade your knowledge and skill set • Learn how to make Flexible Moulds• Explore sculpting in the digital age • Extend your materials repertoire • Get an insiders understanding of the film industry production flow• Get valuable feedback on your portfolio • Complimentary Tour the How to Make a   Monster exhibition • Have fun! All materials provided Places are limited. For more info click HERE or call 07 55649992

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Julie’s Picks GCFF 2016

March 15, 2016

The 2016 Gold Coast Film Festival is on 31 March-10 April. Check out the full program and get tickets on line at gcfilmfestival.com Here’s what I’m attending so come join me! 31 March THURS 6pm Red Carpet Opening Night ‘Eddie the Eagle’ & After Party 1 April FRI 12-3pm Women in Film Luncheon  – join me at the JCCW table  2 April SAT 10am ‘Labyrinth of Lies’ German Drama based on true story 3 April SUN 6.30pm SipFest  Short Films screening on Surfers Paradise Beach FREE 5 April TUES 2.45pm ‘Hip Operation’ NZ Documentary senior citizens to Las Vegas for The World Hip Hop Championships – GC Demonstration 6.30pm ‘Victoria’ Germany Drama/Thriller 22 locations, 2…

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