This course will cover the following:
This course is for anyone interested in animation, who wants to design characters and prepare them primarily for animation but the skills you learn are also fundamental to illustration and comics. We will be working using pencil and paper – the use of digital devices will be for research only.
Steve Simpson, although primarily an award winning illustrator, started his career in the animation industry – covering every role from tea boy to directing. His animation CV includes Danger Mouse, Count Duckula and Ninja Turtles. As a comic artist he worked for DC Thomsons on The Beano and Disney’s Mickey Mouse. In his 20+ years as an illustrator/graphic designer he’s worked with brands such as Jameson, Adobe and Pixar. You can view his work at http://stevesimpson.com/
Date & Times:
5 Wednesday Evenings from 6.30pm-9.30pm: 18th April, 25th April, 2nd May, 16th May and 23rd May.
Conference Room 3, Guinness Enterprise Centre, Taylors Lane, Dublin 8 (Directions and Map: http://gec.ie/get-in-touch/).
Members: 100 Euro, Non Members: 125 Euro
Payment can be made by credit card online (a link will be sent to you) or by cheque/postal order payable to Animation Skillnet.
Please apply by sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for Applications:
Wednesday, 4th April.