Terryl Whitlatch

Terryl Whitlatch is a Creature Designer whose defining skills in animal anatomy have enabled her to work on a vast variety of projects, from feature films, to games, to publishing, zoos, museums, and even toy design. Fluent in styles from Reality based, scientific illustration, to whimsical and exaggerated. Clients include Lucasfilm, LTD., Industrial Light & Magic, Walt Disney Feature Animation, Walt Disney Imagineering, Paramount, Hasbro/Blizzard, Pixar, PDI/Dreamworks, Mighty Canvas, Bit Reactor, SpaceCraft, Eidos, Electronic Arts, LucasArts, Microsoft, XBox Games Studio, Chronicle Books, TItan Books, Design Studio Press, ImagineFX, Scientifc American, BBC Studios, Wizards of the Coast, Sony Pictures, Wacom, and many more. She is also an instructor in Creature Anatomy for Schoolism.com and the author of 4 books on Creature Design available through Design Studio Press.

Participant Schedule

Saturday 10/28 4:15PM - 5:15PM

Horses: Current, Prehistoric, and Fantasy

Room 204 | Dr. Michael Habib, Terryl Whitlatch

Presented by co-creators Concept Illustrator Terryl Whitlatch and renowned paleontologist Dr. Michael Habib, this is an Exploration of the Horse as an essential species both in Natural History, human civilization, and profound role in Fantasy Storytelling. A basic overview of the Horse family, its anatomy and prehistory, and--the unveiling of an exciting new fantastical World and Concept--Equus Arcaenum--where horses, from bizarre flying hippogriffs to wild Steppe Unicorns, to predatory equines, to exotic species that can blink in and out of quantum space, rule!