A fun and inspiring four day course for ages 12-16 providing a skills based experience and expert tuition in animation. You will be taught skills in stop motion, 2D drawing for animation and the use of Adobe Creative Suite as an animation tool. The course will be fast, fun and will culminate in a screening of your work to peers and parents. The days will be themed and split into half with the mornings focusing on skills development and the afternoons focusing on making an animation using the skills you have learnt in response to a given theme. You will be encouraged to work in groups and on your own and to challenge and respond to ideas and new skills in an enjoyable and creative space.
What topics do we cover?
- Stop motion
- Physical and digital 2D drawing for animation
- Use of After Effects
- Shooting techniques and conventions
- Basic operation of camera
- Basic editing techniques
Please note, you must complete a consent form before your child can join our Young Artists programme. This form is available to fill in here. This is an interactive electronic form. You can fill it in and sign online. If you prefer to download the form in a pdf format and/or print a paper copy then you can follow this link. In this case, please email your completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org or post it to Art Academy London, Mermaid Court, 165a Borough High Street, London SE1 1HR.