17.11.16 | Gesture Drawing for Animation (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 aspiring students and professionals in animation and related industries who seek to further develop their drawing skills. Participants should have some life drawing experience.

Tutor Info:

Niall Laverty has been teaching gesture drawing to animation students and professionals for 14 years and is a guest tutor at Gobelins, Filmakademie and The Animation Workshop.

Date & Times:

5 Thursday Evenings from 6.30pm-9.30pm, 17th November, 24th November, 1st December, 8th December and 15th December.


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


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 November.


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