14.04.15 | Introduction to Grooming with XGen in Maya (5 Tuesday Evenings)

Course Title:

Introduction to Grooming with XGen in Maya

 Course Content:

Grooming techniques to be discussed are:

Fur grooms

Guide grooms
Tube grooms
Discuss art direction for CG grooming and matching art direction for the groomer.
Review examples of XGen grooms the latest Disney animated films and discuss how they were implemented.

Participant Profile:

Participants should have a good understanding of Maya 3D software.

Tutor Info:

John Huikku is currently technical director at Brown Bag Films and has also worked at Disney Animation Studios where he created grooms for characters on Frozen and Tangled.

Date & Times:

Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm, Dates: 14th April, 21st April, 28th April, 5th May and 12th May.


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


Members: 90 Euro, Non Members: 110 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 C/O Dublin Business Innovation Centre.

Application Procedure:

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

Deadline for Applications:

Friday, 10th April.

Course Information


Course Instructor

GarethLee GarethLee Author
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