Prosthetic Construction Techniques
Charlie graduated from the Animation Program at Emily Carr School of Fine Arts in 1985.
He has been enjoying a very active role in the film industry for over 20 years, working in both Canada and the United States on over 70 feature films and television productions including I, Robot, Jumanji, Cast Away, X-Files, The Outer Limits and The Fly 2. Charlie and his company, Monster Fun Productions, specialize in all aspects of practical makeup effects: puppeteering, sculpting, model making, props, prosthetic makeup effects, and stop-motion animation.
In addition to teaching courses within the VFS Makeup Design Program, Charlie is a sculpting instructor for the 3D Animation program at VFS, and is also active in the world of 'garage-kit' model-building where he is an internationally-known designer and sculptor to model builders and collectors.