Through exposure to a variety of techniques and viewpoints, gain the ability to work creatively beyond the conventions of mainstream animation.

An introduction to the fundamental principles of expression through movement in time, sequential composition, editing, and integration of image sequences and sound. A series of short projects will apply basic animation principles. Presentations and projects involve simple phenomena of cycles, transformations, transitions, sequential structure and the expression of emotional and kinetic states. The use … Read more

Start Date

09/09

Meeting Day

Monday

End Date

12/16

Faculty

Alan Jennings

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

Storytelling is at the heart of communication. Whether it’s for business, politics, or in our personal lives, the stories we tell and how we tell them is critical. This course explores storytelling through digital media: what makes a good story, how we use digital elements to create and communicate the … Read more

Start Date

09/12

Meeting Day

Thursday

End Date

12/12

Faculty

Richard Huang

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

3

From concept to creation, workshops in Character Design will focus on the variety of venues where characters are used, and the diverse design choices that can be employed in a range of situations, in anything from gaming to animated series. Technical lessons will involve strategies for best uses of Adobe’s … Read more

Start Date

10/01

Meeting Day

Tuesday

End Date

11/19

Faculty

DeAnna Marie Johnson

Time

6:30pm–10pm

Credits

1.5

This workshop is an introduction to animation and compositing techniques for setting still images in motion and combining them with video into one cohesive project. Students learn animation techniques,working with masks, traveling mattes and creating motion paths to set still images in motion and to create depth. The primary software … Read more

Start Date

11/05

Meeting Day

Tuesday

End Date

12/03

Faculty

Janne Holtermann

Time

7pm–10pm

Credits

0