Just found out about this software from a fellow coworker (Max Adams). It seems to be a quick and dirty way to churn out interesting shapes and silhouettes. I especially like the zbrush demo below. Also the software is free! Rock! Check out the link to the website below.
Figurative: a process by which paradoxical results are achieved or incompatible elements combined with no obvious rational explanation
Alchemy is a free software / open drawing project aimed at exploring how we can sketch, draw, and create on computers in new ways. Alchemy isn’t software for creating finished artwork, but rather a sketching environment that focuses on the absolute initial stage of the creation process. Experimental in nature, Alchemy lets you brainstorm visually to explore an expanded range of ideas and possibilities in a serendipitous way.