This class focuses on the creation of key storytelling illustrations used in presentation pitches & preproduction for games & movies. Topics such as choosing shot/story moment, gestural composition, creating clean thumbnails for director approval, fine tuning character poses, & various material render/painting techniques will be covered during the in class lectures/demos.
CLASS #: 115W
TIME: Tuesdays, 7:00PM - 10:00PM (PST)
START DATE: February 16, 2021
DURATION: 10 Weeks*
RECOMMENDED PREREQUISITE: NONE
MATERIALS: Computer/Laptop, Wacom & Photoshop/Storyboard Pro required
INSTRUCTOR: Vincenzo Barkasy is a multidisciplinary designer with expertise in conceptual art and illustration. Vincenzo has launched several acclaimed AAA franchises as a concept artist including the recent Marvel’s Avengers and Shadow of the Tomb Raider. He was brought on as a creative consultant for fortune 500 corporation Samsung as a concept designer for an interactive VR ride experience in New York City. His work has been featured in national as well as international publications including Graphis, Titan Books, and Ballistic Publishing. He currently works as a Senior Concept Artist at Sledgehammer Games
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 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. ***