11.11.15 | Character Drawing for Animation (5 Wednesday Evenings)

Course Content:

This course will look at designing the figure using basic shapes, proportions, simple anatomy, facial expression and costumes to create dynamic drawings for character design, storyboarding and animation.

Participant Profile:

This course is aimed at budding professionals in animation and related industries who seek to further develop their skills in this area. Participants should already have some life drawing experience.

Tutor Info:

Niall Laverty has been teaching gesture drawing to animation students and professionals for 12 years. His classes are based on 17 years experience in the animation industry. Niall is a regular tutor at Gobelins, Filmakademie and The Animation Workshop.

Date & Times:

5 Wednesday Evenings from 6.30pm-9.30pm, 11th November, 18th November, 25th November, 2nd December and 9th December.


Conference Room 3, Guinness Enterprise Centre, Taylors Lane, Dublin 8 (Directions and Map: http://gec.ie/directions-and-map).


65 Euro for 5 Classes or 15 Euro Per Class.

Payment can be made by credit card online (a link will be sent to you) or by cheque/postal order payable to Animation Skillnet.

Application Procedure:

Please apply by sending an email to: animationskillnet@gmail.com

Deadline for Applications:

Wednesday, 4th November.

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