The Weta Cave to Feature Narnia
Posted June 10, 2008 2:13 pm by fantasia_kitty
To celebrate the New Zealand release of Disney’s and Walden Media’s “The Chronicles Of Narnia: Prince Caspian”, Weta has pulled together an exciting afternoon for curious visitors and Narnia fans at the Weta Cave. The programme is FREE and Weta invites everybody to come along and have a great time with Weta artists and craftsmen.
This is a unique opportunity to see what goes into the crafting of the art of Weta and we encourage everyone to drop by and take part in what is set to be an incredible afternoon!
The event is also hot on the heels of the release of “The Crafting Of Narnia” (book) in New Zealand and there will be an opportunity to get purchased copies signed on the day.
1pm – 2pm
Book Signing of The Crafting Of Narnia with Richard Taylor and Weta Designers and Technicians
1pm – 4pm
Sculpting demonstration by Weta sculptor Eden Small
2.15pm – 2.45pm &
3.15pm – 3.45pm
Conceptual Design demonstration by Weta Designer Paul Tobin
3pm – 3.30 pm
Meet the swordsmith – Weta swordsmith Peter Lyons shows the swords of Narnia and talks about the art of sword making
– On this day ONLY: Narnia weapons and props on display in the Weta Cave
– An exclusive Weta “behind-the-scenes” video takes you inside Weta
– Art, collectibles and apparel in the Weta Cave
Come and meet the artists and craftspeople who helped bring Narnia to life!
If you are able to attend, please send us a spy report!
You can check out The Weta Cave’s official website here.
This story was originally published at WetaNZ.com