VanArts is holding an Animation Master class with Pixar’s Andrew Gordon (of Spline Doctor’s fame) on the weekend of April 19-20. The class is for professionals and students alike who are interested in learning about great animation.
This seminar is designed for professional animators as well as students. The skill sets covered are not software specific. All Lectures are presented in an organized method using clips, drawings and informational slides. Topics range from Animation Principles, Design, Acting, Blocking Techniques to Facial Animation and Polish Techniques. Most of the techniques are geared towards 3d character animation for feature animation, but can be applied to game work and 2d animation.
Cost: $529 (no GST) includes lunch on both days
Location: VanCity Theatre at 1181 Seymour St. (at Davie) in Vancouver
Dates: Saturday April 19 & Sunday April 20, 2008 9am-5pm.
More information can be found at www.vanarts.com/pixar/
Sounds like a great event. If you are in the area and have the cash why not attend? I’m sure it’d be worth every penny.