Specialising in figurative sculpture we bring two decades of professional experience, traditionally honed skills, digital sculpting capabilities and solid anatomical understanding to deliver a complete character design and development service.
- Concept Design
- Mould Making & Casting
- Graphic Design (Print & Web)
- Sculpting (traditional & digital)
Wayne is equally adept in traditional and digital techniques both in two and three dimensions.
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Illustrator
- Adobe InDesign
Prior to setting up WAYNE TAYLOR DESIGN, Wayne spent over a decade as Workshop Manager at Piranha Studios. Supplying original sculpts for a vast array of major character brands. During this time a short spell working in Hong Kong and Mainland China gave Wayne an expert understanding of the manufacturing process and an experience above and beyond the routine studio day.
During this time Wayne set up his first blog 'digitalWAX' to document his learning of digital sculpting software; ZBrush. The blog remains ongoing on this site to date. /blog
- Warner Brothers
- The Cartoon Network
- AT Merchandising (Crazy Frog)
- Border Fine Arts
- Enigma Interactive
- Open University
Wayne Established WAYNE TAYLOR DESIGN in 2008 as a character development service.
In 2009 Wayne launched his own brand 'FOOLSROAD' at the Newcastle/Gateshead Art Fair.
The first range of product included exclusive Ltd Edition Prints and the exquisitely sculpted skull 'The Fool'.
Wayne continues to feed his passion for knowledge; learning new software, continuous anatomical study and
Wayne also teaches Sculpture and Life Drawing with classes currently running at The Mushroom Works.
FOOLSROAD is a brand name of WAYNE TAYLOR DESIGN LTD.