Submission Deadline: May 12, 2008
The American Animation Institute's summer semester will run from June 2 to August 30. Registration for Animation Guild members begins May 8; registration for non-members begins May 12.
The American Animation Institute was founded in 1980 by the Animation Guild and Affiliated Optical Electronic and Graphic Arts, Local 839 IATSE
, to further the art of the animated cartoon in the United States through educational and other activities.
Classes are held at the Animation Guild in North Hollywood, CA on weekdays and weekday evenings plus one weekend class, one session per week for twelve weeks. The full catalog is available here
Instructors for the summer semester include Steve Brown, Nicole Duet, Karl Gnass and Will Weston.
Classes offered include Storyboarding, Composition for Animation and Film, Life Drawing, Advanced Life Drawing, Animal Drawing at the Los Angeles Zoo and Page Museum, Head and Figure Painting, Painting the Still Life and Figure Drawing From Top To Bottom.
Contact Lyn Mantta by e-mail
or at 818-766-0521 if you have any questions.