16.09.15 | Gesture Drawing for Animation (5 Wednesday 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 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, Dates: 16th September, 23rd September, 30th September, 7th October and 14th October.


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, 9th September.

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