Summer and Fall 2020 continuing education classes are being taught remotely. Studio classes have live remote meetings. Basic requirements to take a class are an internet connection, computer, and an internet linked camera (like a cell phone). Most classes will be hosted through Zoom or MassArt Moonami. For specific course requirements, contact the CE office at ce@massart.edu or your instructor. Fall classes are still being added--check again soon.

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

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

06/01

Meeting Day

Mon and Wed--on Zoom

End Date

06/17

Faculty

Janne Holtermann

Time

7pm–9:30pm

Credits

0

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

06/08

Meeting Day

Mon and Wed

End Date

07/29

Faculty

Sarah Jenkins

Time

6pm–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

06/09

Meeting Day

Tue and Thu

End Date

Faculty

DeAnna Marie Johnson

Time

6pm–10pm

Credits

1.5

In this class, you will be introduced to a wide variety of digital and experimental animation techniques and learn how to set-up a home animation studio. We will cover: hand-drawn animation, stop-motion, cut-paper puppets, lighting and green-screening, digital animation using various free online apps, creative cloud (photoshop, after-effects & premiere), … Read more

Start Date

06/29

Meeting Day

Mon, Wed, Fri

End Date

07/15

Faculty

Maya Erdelyi

Time

9am–12noon

Credits

1.5