Daniele Tirinnanzi is the founder of DT Creations. He has over 15 years experience as a special effects make-up artist. He is currently the Creative Director for B2FX, one of Hollywood’s preeminent Makeup, Creature and Character FX Studios. Since joining the company in 2012, he has been actively involved in providing sculptures, painting and artwork for the various characters seen in the hit NBC TV series “Grimm”.
A native of Italy, Daniele studied at the Institute of Art in Florence, then attended Special Effects Makeup classes at the Los Angeles campus of the Makeup Designory in 1999. Completing his studies, Daniele worked for ten years (1999-2009) with Italian Magic Artists in Florence, Italy. During this time, he contributed practical FX, sculpting, mold making, painting, and animatronics to a number of music videos, TV commercials and theme park attractions.
In 2010 he moved to the United States and began collaborating with some of L.A.'s top FX companies. He was a Prosthetic Makeup Artist for the hit film “X-Men: First Class” and his work was featured in a number of commercial, TV and Film productions. At his own studio he is dedicated to the production of video tutorials and the manufacturing of his line of artificial eyeballs, developing his own technique to create highly realistic eyeballs to fit any budget.