A good character design creates an iconic image that establishes the project identity, storytelling, interest and believability of the characters. This intermediate class covers the topics of character archetypes, establishing visual design themes, costume & props, creating humanoid characters and painting techniques. This is a great class for anyone interested in creating characters for game productions. Due to the realistic focus of the projects, previous figure drawing and character design experience is required for the course.
CLASS #: 122W
TIME: Wednesdays, 7:30PM - 11:00PM (3.5 Hours)
START DATE: June 6th, 2018
DURATION: 10 Weeks*
PREREQUISITE: Vis Com 1: Dynamic Sketching, Analytical Figure Drawing, Animal Anatomy, Figure Invention for Animation, Intro to Character Design
MATERIALS: Computer/Laptop, Wacom & Photoshop required
INSTRUCTOR: Kevin Chen is a freelance concept artist on projects such as "Ender's Game" & Guardians of the Galaxy 1 & 2". John Staub is a freelance artist at Marvel Studios. His past clients include the upcoming films "Black Panther," Avengers Infinity War Part 1 & 2," & "Captain Marvel."
***Holiday Break July 4th (Independence Day)
*** Due to the limited seating, a purchase of a waiting list ticket is not a guarantee into the class and the waiting list ticket cost is non-refundable. If there are any new spots becomes available in a sold out class, we will release the seats in the order of the waiting list ticket purchase. ***