13.09.18 | Essence of the Pose – Gesture Drawing (5 Thursday Evenings)

Course Content:

This course will look at capturing the essence of the pose using graphic principles – line of action, shapes, angles and silhouette to create dynamic drawings for character design, storyboarding and animation.

Participant Profile:

This course is aimed at graduates and animation professionals who are looking to develop their drawing skills. Participants should have previous life drawing experience.

Tutor Info:

Niall Laverty has been teaching gesture drawing to animation students and professionals for 15 years. Clients include animation schools, Gobelins and The Animation Workshop, and the award-winning studios, Boulder Media and Brown Bag Films.

Date & Times:

5 Thursday evenings from 6.30pm-9.30pm – 13th Sept, 27th September, 4th October, 11th October, 18th October.

Conference Room 1, Guinness Enterprise Centre, Taylors Lane, Dublin 8 (Directions and Map: http://gec.ie/get-in-touch/).

Please note:  there will be no class on the 20th September, and 11th Oct class will be in Meeting Room 2, 2nd floor. 


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.

Application Procedure:

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

Deadline for Applications:

Friday 7th September.

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