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Want To Talk About Awesome, Check Out This LABYRINTH Game By Weta!

Jim Henson’s Labyrinth was an awe inducing and inspirational movie for a lot of us during the ’80s. To some it was more and helped inspire them to be the artists they are today. 253 more words


Ghost in the Shell : Props and Costumes for the next movie

Weta Workshop, the New Zealand-based effects studio behind the live-action Ghost in the Shell film’s, here is some props, weapons, vehicles, and costumes.

The Weta Workshop crew generated more than 2,000 designs for the film. 12 more words

The Art of Jerry Vanderstelt

 This week I’ll be looking at the work of a newly discovered Tolkien artist; Jerry Vanderstelt. I came across Vanderstelt whilst looking at art prints for sale on the Weta Workshop website earlier today and instantly found it appealing. 992 more words


Diversification Helps Keep Weta Workshop on Top of Its Game

With more than two dozen films under his belt and three dozen awards, Richard Taylor, the founder and creative director of New Zealand film-props and effects powerhouse Weta Workshop, has managed to keep his company relevant in a world where CGI-heavy post-production has become the norm. 275 more words


When Mumpty went to WOW ...

When Mumpty went to WOW …

For the uninitiated, WOW stands for the World of WearableArt which, at its heart, is an international design competition that attracts hundreds of entries from all over the world.   815 more words

Mumpty Stories

Wellington public art

New Zealand’s capital is full of public art, often located by the waterfront, taking advantage of Wellington’s beautiful setting (on a nice day). Here are some of my favourites, starting with probably the most famous – Max Patte’s… 230 more words


'Just fill your house with treadmills' - Our trip to Weta Caves

18th September

After some lovely free pancakes in the morning Sam, Rob, Tori and I embarked on a adventure to the Weta Caves, this time round with the intention of actually seeing some of the workshop. 575 more words