This introductory storyboard course focuses on the basic drawing and staging techniques used in the animation storyboard profession. Topics such as storyboard language, pipeline, drawing tips, character acting, screen direction, staging, composition, cutting, & exploration of different types of story genres (gag, cinematic) will be covered in the in-class lectures & demos. Class HW exercises are designed to simulate work environments to help prepare students for the job. This is a great class for anyone who wants to prepare themselves for the TV animation industry as a revisionist or storyboard artist.
CLASS #: 112B
TIME: Sundays, 2:00PM - 6:00PM (4 Hours)
START DATE: October 7th, 2018
DURATION: 10 Weeks*
RECOMMENDED PREREQUISITE: Intro to Perspective, Analytical Figure Drawing, Costume Gesture Drawing, Sketching for Environment
MATERIALS: Computer/Laptop, Wacom & Photoshop or Storyboard Pro required
INSTRUCTOR: Samuel Szymanski is a storyboard artist working at DreamWorks TV Animation. His past shows include "Ben 10," "Lost in Oz," "SuperMansion" and currently "She-Ra: Princess of Power."
*Due to reasons such as instructor sick day, family emergencies, storm, earthquake, fire, flood, or other unforeseen circumstances, Concept Design Academy reserves the right to push any class back 1 week in schedule if necessary. Students are strongly recommended to plan their schedule with some flexibility in mind to avoid schedule conflicts.
*** Limit one seat purchase for each class per student. Multiple seat purchase of same class will not be honored. ***