Starts: Jun 09, 2010 - Ends: Jul 31, 2010
LAAFA Illustration & Digital Classes Summer 2010
We have a talented line up of instructors this summer quarter - classes start 7/6/10!
We are please that this summer LAAFA has a full line up of entertainment classes for our students. We are excited to offer these great classes for you. Take a look at the the full posting version.
Costumed Gesture Quick Sketch
(Starts July 19th - 10wks)
Instructor: Mark McDonnell has instructed at The Animation Academy & The Walt Disney Company
Figure Drawing with Emphasis on Action and Form
(Starts July 6th - 10wks)
Instructor: Paul Wee is a character layout artist & assistant director on a little show called The Simpson
Environment Layout Design
(Starts July 21st - 10wks)
Instructor: Robert St. Pierre is working for Walt Disney Feature Animation studios on their soon to be released “Winnie the Pooh” movie.
Digital Figure Painitng (using Photoshop)
(Starts July 15th - 10wks)
Instructor: Alex Ruiz is a freelance concept artist/illustrator whose clients include 20th Century Fox, Universal Studios, Radical Comics, Zombie Studios, Virgin Comics, and visual effects houses such as Perspective Studios and S4 Studios.
Animal Drawing on Location
(Starts July 17th - 5 or 10wks)
Instructor: Jonathan Kuo is working as a illustrator/designer with Tap Out clothing line and teaching animal drawing. He’s also worked as a visual development artist for Cartoon Network and for other independent films. Jonathan was honored to be mentored by master animal painter Joe Weatherly.
Drawing Storyboards/Graphic Novels with Light
(Starts Aug. 14th - 5wks)
Instructor: Marcos Mateu is a Visual Development artist at DreamWorks Animation, his film credits include 'The Prince of Egypt' and 'Surf's Up'. His book "Framed Ink, drawing and composition for visual storytellers" is being released this summer.
Narrative illustration for Entertainment
(Starts July 17th - 5wks)
& Entertainment Composition
(Starts Aug. 21th - 5wks)
Instructor: Bryan Norton was a concept artist for Pandemic Studios for many years creating concept art for the Star Wars Battlefront series as well as Lord of the Rings: Conquest amongst other video games. He is the founder of Las Vegas based Artillory Studios which produces artwork and concept designs for multimedia entertainment projects and is producing his first of three epic graphic novels due out later this year.
Figure Drawing: An Analysis of Rhythm and Structure
(Starts July 11th - 10wks)