This course focuses on the practical techniques and drawing mileage needed for figure invention. It is an essential class for students who are interested in storyboarding, character design, animation or illustration. Topics such as gesture, body language, expressions, simple forms, perspective shots, staging, and figure in environment will be discussed during the many in class lectures and demonstrations.
CLASS #: 117W
TIME: Wednesdays, 7:00PM - 11:00PM (PDT)
START DATE: October 4, 2023
DURATION: 10 Weeks*
RECOMMENDED PREREQUISITE: Vis Com 1: Dynamic Sketching, Analytical Figure Drawing, Animal Anatomy, Figure Invention for Animation
MATERIALS: Computer/Laptop, Wacom tablet, Photoshop required
INSTRUCTOR: Kevin Chen is a freelance concept artist on projects such as "9", "Guardians of the Galaxy 1 & 2", "Ender's Game", & "Suckerpunch".
TIME ZONE: All CDA class days/times listed above are based on the Los Angeles PST/PDT time zone.
*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 the 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. ***