Explore how the SpinVFX team made use of Substance on their movie and TV show projects.
Eryn and Gautham will discuss on their approach to texture modularised assets in Expanse and shot based texturing assets in Zombieland. They will share their best tips and tricks and answer your questions.


Gautham Singh, Model Lead
Gautam is a Model Lead at SpinVFX in Toronto, Canada. Since joining SpinVFX, he has worked on several films and shows including The Umbrella Academy (Netflix), In the Tall Grass (Netflix), Zombieland 2: Double Tap (Columbia Pictures), and The Expanse (Amazon Prime), among others. 
Prior to joining SpinVFX, he worked as an Asset Artist. He studied 3D Animation at Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology in Toronto, Canada, and completed his graduation in 2013. For his undergraduate studies, he completed his Bachelor of Engineering in IT in India where he grew up. 

Eryn Thorsley, Lead Texture Artist
Eryn is the Lead Texture Artist at SpinVFX in Toronto, Canada. She has contributed to various projects such as Stranger Things (Netflix), The Umbrella Academy (Netflix), In the Tall Grass (Netflix), Zombieland 2: Double Tap (Columbia Pictures), The Expanse (Amazon Prime), and many more.  
She had her start as an artist in her hometown of Edmonton, Alberta where she attended the University of Alberta and graduated with a degree in Fine Art. After a short career in traditional printmaking and painting, she moved to Ontario to attend Sheridan College’s Computer Animation program, graduating in 2015. Eryn got her start in cartoons, before joining SpinVFX where she worked in character finalling as an Asset Generalist, and is currently a Look Development Artist and the studio Texture Lead. 

Host: Wes McDermott, Head of Substance Demo Artist Team, 3D & Immersive, Adobe