We chat with practical visual effects artist Sahlah Tepes about her career and some tricks of the trade.
Sahlah Tepes is an SFX artist, located in Northwest Arkansas. A lifelong curiosity about how movie monsters are made and working in a haunted house in 2014 were the spark that ignited the flame. A forever-student with the Stan Winston School of Character Arts, Sahlah has been making costumes and creatures for both individuals, as well as movies which include Voorhees: Night of the Beast, Voorhees: After the Beast, Rotten and Inthralled. Sahlah has her personal company, Spellbinding FX and is half of another company with her partner, Paris Richardson, Cryptic Sisters FX, also based in NWA.
Cryptic Sisters FX
Voorhees, Night of the Beast
Voorhees, After the Beast
Stan Winston School of Character Arts