Animation Fundamentals Citation


  • This program will introduce the process for creating traditional and computer animation. Participants will have an opportunity to learn and practice animation techniques through hands-on exercises. 

    Dates for summer 2017:  July 4 - August 25, Monday-Friday.

    The following topic areas will be covered:

    Drawing for Animation
    Gesture Drawing, Anatomy Basics, Cleanup and Inbetweening

    Design
    Character Design, Layout Design, Perspective Basics, Animation Posing

    Animation Principles and Timing
    Principles of Animation, Timing, Animating to Dialogue, Character Animation

    Digital Animation
    Introduction to creating Computer Animation using Adobe Flash software


    Portfolio deadlines for summer 2018: 
    (A completed application to Capilano University is required before a portfolio will be reviewed).

    - January 31 for early acceptance consideration, results will be sent out late February or March
    - March 15, results will be sent out late April