Animation Skillnet are teaming up with Screen Skills Ireland to bring director, animator, concept artist, and wildlife artist Aaron Blaise to Dublin.
Aaron Blaise will teach his approach to animal drawing & painting. He will explain comparative anatomy, skeletons, muscles, and posing of a variety of animals. He will teach how to draw bears, big cats, and more.
In addition he will explain how to create dramatic poses and have animals that convey emotion & personality. He will also touch on animal movement and locomotion with animation demos.
Later, in this workshop you will take all of the skills that you have learned and we will develop a character together.
Aaron Blaise is an animation feature film director and wildlife artist.
For 21 years Aaron worked with Disney helping to create some of the greatest animated films ever made.
During that time he worked as an animator or supervising animator on “The Rescuers Down Under”, “Beauty and the Beast”, “Aladdin”, “The Lion King”, “Pocahontas”, “Mulan” and more.
In 2003 he was co-director of “Brother Bear” for which he earned an Oscar nomination for Best Animated Feature Film.
After “Brother Bear” he helped to develop several projects but ultimately left Disney to pursue an opportunity back home in Florida.
Aaron recently served as 2D Animation Supervisor and Character Designer for the “The Bear and the Hare” an advertisement loved by millions around the world.
Aaron currently is working on his mission to bring affordable art education and animation training to the world through his website: https://CreatureArtTeacher.com/
Date & Times: Tuesday 23rd of April from 10am to 5pm
Venue: TBC, Dublin
Please apply by sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for Applications:
Thursday 18th April at 5pm